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underground press in America

Robert J. Glessing

underground press in America

by Robert J. Glessing

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Underground press -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert J. Glessing.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN4888.U5 G5 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 207 p. :
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2844491M
      ISBN 100313244502
      LC Control Number84006521

      The UNDERGROUND PRESS developed to serve the communication needs of political and cultural radicals in the s and early s. Its salient features were its opposition to the VIETNAM WAR and its promotion of drug use, rock music, and free sexual expression. Underground papers also experimented with new styles of type and layout and rejected traditional notions of journalistic objectivity. Welcome to the Free Press's online store. In order to keep our prices low, we use Pay Pal to accept payments. The Strip & Flip Disaster of America's Election Five Jim Crows and Electronic Election Theft Updated"Trump" Edition of Strip & Flip Selection of $18 paperback book or $3 for eBook.

      View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Trouser Press Presents The Best Of America Underground on Discogs/5(6).   What caused millions of young people - many of them affluent and college educated - to suddenly decide that American society needed to be completely overhauled?In Smoking Typewriters, historian John McMillian shows that one answer to these questions can be found in the emergence of a dynamic underground press in the s.

      1 Donna Lloyd Ellis, “The Underground Press in America: ,” Journal of Popular Culture 5, no. 1 (): 2 Mike Surowiec, “Alienated or Aligned,” The Midwestern [Kalamazoo] Activist, no.2 (): 1, as quoted in James Lewes, “The Underground Press in America (): Outlining an Alternative, the Envisioning.   Underground America, the engrossing new book in the Voice of Witness series from McSweeney's — oral histories of people who have had their .


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The terms underground press or clandestine press refer to periodicals and publications that are produced without official approval, illegally or against the wishes of a dominant (governmental, religious, or institutional) group. In specific recent (post-World War II) Asian, American and Western European context, the term "underground press" has most frequently been employed to refer to the.

"Meticulously researched and richly written with humor, tragedy, and grace, this book will find a home on the shelves of those interested in the New Left movement, free press, the youth culture of the s, and the history of the underground press in America."--Cited by:   John McMillian’s new book, “Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America,” is a lively account of an oft-overlooked aspect of the anti-war.

Taking its collective name from the wartime "underground press" of Europe's anti-Nazi resistance, the publications examined here were all members of the Underground Press Syndicate (later renamed the Alternative Press Syndicate), founded in so that member /5(6).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Bloomington: Indiana University Press, Description.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Glessing, Robert J. Underground press in America. Bloomington, Indiana, University Press [] (OCoLC) Los Angeles Free Press Recognized as the first underground newspaper, the LA Free Press covers political issues from an independent, anti-establishment perspective.

It also features movie and book reviews, astrology, theater, food, and a welfare advocacy and medical advice column. The social movements of s and s would not have been possible without the underground press, an explosive new media system that spread through hundreds of communities.

Here we explore the history and geography of alternative media system with interactive maps, charts, and lists that show more than 2, underground and alternative periodicals.

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Really informative book about the differences between the underground and overground press, with a focus on how the underground press shapes and pushes forward the social debates of each decade.

Case studies are women's liberation movements, the Vietnam war and the Black Pride movement/5(1). The Underground Press Syndicate (UPS), later known as the Alternative Press Syndicate (APS), was a network of countercultural newspapers and magazines formed in mid by the publishers of five early underground papers: the East Village Other, the Los Angeles Free Press, the Berkeley Barb, The Paper, and Fifth Estate.

As it evolved, the Underground Press Syndicate created an Underground Founder: Walter Bowart, John Wilcock, Art Kunkin, Max. Smoking Typewriters book. Read 22 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

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The underground press in America by Robert J. Glessing; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Press, Underground press, United States, Underground press publications, Working class press, magazines, news agencies, Littérature clandestine, Ondergrondse pers.

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