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Professor writes book in remembrance of The Grateful Dead

January 28, 2015 Life

Turning 50 years old this year is the iconic jam band The Grateful Dead, who once occupied the streets of Haight-Ashbury, acclaimed the musical influence to the Acid Tests and was a leading contributor to the Summer of Love. Released just in time for the band’s birthday is the book titled, “No Simple Highway: A Cultural History of the ...

Black Panther Party and Haight-Ashbury photo collections show 1960s civil rights movement at campus art gallery

February 1, 2014 Life 2 Comments

[set_id=72157640398735734] The Cesar Chavez Student Center’s Art Gallery’s latest exhibit shows how peace, love and some revolutionary vibes shaped the 1960s civil rights movement in the Bay Area and at SF State. In honor of February’s Black History Month, the gallery will present its reception for “Black Power, Flower Power” from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. ...