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Songs for John and Abraham on Culture of Protest (Thursday, November 21)

This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3c17124.Of his upcoming broadcast, host Dick Flacks writes:

Songs for John and Abraham
This week’s program falls between the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address and the 60 th anniversary of the killing of JFK. There’s a genre of songs about presidential assassination, especially about JFK’s and we’ll hear many of these including those written by Phil Ochs, Lou Reed and the Byrds, plus a sampling of tracks from a new album released this week in Dallas called Tragic Songs from the Grassy Knoll. Along the way, a classic folk song about Lincoln’s assassination and a surprising recital of the Gettysburg Address. I learned a lot putting this program together—and so might you!
…and thanks to all of you who generously took part in the KCSB membership drive!
Culture of protest 11/21/13 6 pm pt kcsb 91.9fm www.kcsb.org