Course Detail: O_60STALK - Sixties Through the Great Speeches of the Sixties

Mention the 1960s and various images come up: a youthful president being sworn in and later assassinated, the Vietnam War, courageous young people protesting segregation or marching against that war, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the landing on the moon, the start of the woman's movement, the exuberance of Woodstock, the burning of the cities.The 1960s was also a time when people heard and were moved by powerful speeches with four of the most inspirational voices silenced by assassins' bullets. We will take another look at this seminal decade through the lens of the great speeches of that time.

Course Pre-requisites
(required) OLLI Membership 2020-2021

Available Sessions

March 15, 2021 to May 3, 2021, Zoom (6 seats (43%) remaining)