1968: The Year That Changed the WorldDate: November 28 - December 12, 2018 - Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
1968: The Year That Changed the World
Wednesdays, November 28 - December 12, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Presenter: Professor Don Schwartz, PhD
Lecture 1 Nov. 28 - Prelude - We will examine the roots of the revolutionary year in 1968 in America and worldwide.
Lecture 2 Dec. 5 - A Turning Point In American History - We will examine the Tet offensive in Vietnam, the student protests at home, political assassinations, and the violence at the Chicago Democratic Party convention. Lecture begins at 7:30
Lecture 3 Dec. 12 - Global Explosions - An examination of how the changes of 1968 reverberated around the world, particularly in Paris, Prague, and Mexico City.
JCC Members $45, Public $54 for series registration