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Songs for Lincoln & FDR on Culture of Protest (Thurs, Apr 16 @6pm)

Songs for Lincoln & FDR on Culture of Protest (Thurs, Apr 16 @6pm)

songs for Lincoln and FDR This week marks the 150th anniversary of the assassination of Abe Lincoln…and the 70th anniversary of the death of FDR. Those traumatic tragedies helped make these presidents cultural icons and both inspired a lot of song and poetry. To observe these anniversaries, we’ll listen to these songs and poems. They [...]

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

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

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 [...]