The Hippie Generation

By: Andrea Choi and Alice Hyoung Period 4

What exactly is a hippie?
Flower children; a youth subculture (mostly from the middle class) that advocated universal love and peace and communes long hair and soft drugs; favored acid rock and progressive music.

What defines a hippie? .

History of the Movement ‡ Origins: Beat Generation (counterculture) ‡ First shown in poems then in other forms of art. Timeline 1960-1966 1967 (Summer of Love) 1968 1969-onward .

Berkeley. Haight-Ashbury ‡ By 65. ‡ Diggers . Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters from CA had impact on other people. ± Acid tests ‡ Greenwich Village. new music creates new sense of community.1960-1966 ‡ In early 60 s.

Hot Summer . ‡ Beatles release Sgt.1967 (Summer of Love) ‡ 67: Human Be-In founded ± Spread hippie culture around U.S. Pepper s Lonely Hearts Club Band ‡ Often called The Long. ‡ Monterey Pop Festival near Haight-Ashbury introduces Summer of Love ‡ Many hippies start deteriorating.

many early hippies no longer in Haight Ashbury . ‡ Heavy metal and reggae emerge ‡ By mid-1968.1968 ‡ Hippie trends still spreading among adolescents. ‡ Yippies emerge.

onward ‡ 69: Woodstock Music Festival ‡ Altamont: initially called Woodstock West. ‡ Hippie culture paved way to new subcultures. but becomes and ends in disaster.1969. .

Politics and Economy during the Movement Politics ‡ Hippies against war because they were against violence. ‡ Influenced other movements ‡ JFK and LBJ administrations Economy ‡ Vietnam causes strain on economy ‡ Large-scale government spending stagflation .

Notable Characteristics of Hippies .

. ± Generation gap ‡ 66: Human Sexual Response published.Sex and Love ‡ Hippies known for experimenting sexually. ± Created sexual revolution ‡ Kids exposed to mixed signals regarding sex and love.

DRUGS ‡ 60 s: largest uncontrolled experiment with drug use in history. ± Reason: pharmaceutical revolution post-WW2 ‡ Drugs increase sensitivity and creativity ‡ Psychedelic shamans .

‡ New accessories: beads.Fashion ‡ Fashion leaders= icons of the day. ‡ Let everything grow out ‡ Incense . ± Most people couldn t afford expensive clothes famous stars wore. etc. ‡ Sexually liberated women. bandannas.

Hippie Activism ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ ‡ Anti-nuclear movement Civil Rights movement Vietnam War protests Feminism Ecology Movement .

Hippie Music ‡ Music had messages ‡ Rock n roll ‡ Psychedelic rock .


The Beatles Light My Fire The Doors Louie Louie .Kingsmen .#1 a) b) c) d) Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond Hey Jude.

#2 a) Sweet Soul Music Arthur Conley b) I Think We re Alone Now Tommy James & the Shondells c) Who s Makin Love.The Beatles .Johnny Taylor d) Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds.

New Vaudeville Band b) Nobody But Me.The Rolling Stones d) It s the Same Old Song.The Human Beinz c) I Can t Get No Satisfaction.Four Tops .#3 a) Winchester Cathedral.

Righteous Brothers c) Where Did Our Love Go.Bob Dylan b) You ve Lost that Lovin Feeling.Simon and Garfunkel .#4 a) Like a Rolling Stone.Supremes d) The Boxer.

Santana Whole Lotta Love.#5 a) b) c) d) She Loves You.The Beatles California Sun.Rivieras Black Magic Woman.Led Zeppelin .

#6 a) b) c) d) Purple Haze.Jefferson Airplane The Leader of the Pack.Jimi Hendrix Experience White Rabbit.Shangra-Las Moody River.Pat Boone .

1910 Fruitgum Company Somebody to Love.Bobby Rydell South Street.#7 a) b) c) d) Simon Says.Jefferson Airplane Wildwood Days.Orlons .

#8 a) b) c) d) Rainy Day Woman #12 & 35.Bob Dylan Red Rubber Ball.The Rascals What the World Needs Now is Love.The Cyrkle People Got to be Free.Jackie DeShannon .

? And the Mysterians .The Seeds 96 Tears.Dobie Gray Eve of Destruction.Barry McGuire Pushin Too Hard.#9 a) b) c) d) The In Crowd.

Crosby.Tammy Wynette Teach Your Children.Jan & Dean In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida Iron Butterfly Stand By Your Man.#10 a) b) c) d) Dead Man s Curve. Stills. Nash and Young .

#11 a) b) c) d) Gotta to Get You Into My Life.The Turtles .Barrett Strong Happy Together.Johnny Bond Money (That s What I Want).The Beatles Hot Rod Lincoln.

Crazy Elephant Wipe Out.Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs Gimme Gimme Good Lovin .The Trashmen .The Surfaris Surfin Bird.#12 a) b) c) d) Wooly Bully.

Fin. .

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