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Episode 82: Encore Presentation of Episode 05: Depictions of ’60s Youth

This week, enjoy an encore presentation of episode 05 where Jonathan, Andrew and Steve discuss and have fun with depictions of 1960s youth culture on television including clips from The Monkees, Dragnet, and Star Trek: the Original Series. The trio also discuss growing up as a re-runs generation in the 1980s depicting culture from twenty years prior. Also the tension between depicting social change that had very real stakes in a muted, rounded-off sharp edges, Hollywood style. So, decide which Monkee is your favorite; brace yourself for a Joe Friday lecture, and get out your Vulcan lute, because it’s time for some Spock Rock! Here is the original episode blog page: http://www.tvhistorypod.com/?p=151

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Episode 40 – 33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee

This week join Steve as he drags Andrew kicking and screaming into the 33 1/3 Revolutions Per Monkee Special, while Jonathan attempts to deconstruct all the deep thoughts flying around the pianos and gorillas. What exactly were The Monkees trying to say with the special? Why were there no subsequent specials? Why is Little Richard present? Will Andrew walk out of the studio in disgust? These answers and much more on this week’s episode. You can also listen to a previous episode we recorded about The Monkees and representations of 60s youth counterculture here: link

Check out this wonderful resource for info on The Monkees and 33 1/3: The Monkees Live Almanac

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Episode 05: Depictions of 1960s Youth Culture

This week Jonathan, Andrew and Steve discuss and have fun with depictions of 1960s youth culture on television including clips from The Monkees, Dragnet, and Star Trek: the Original Series. The trio also discuss growing up as a re-runs generation in the 1980s depicting culture from twenty years prior. Also the tension between depicting social change that had very real stakes in a muted, rounded-off sharp edges, Hollywood style. So, decide which Monkee is your favorite; brace yourself for a Joe Friday lecture, and get out your Vulcan lute, because it’s time for some Spock Rock!

Then be sure to stop back two weeks from now on Thursday March 26th, 2015 to listen to our sixth full length episode. You can leave a comment on this page and can always reach us via email at: feedback@tvhistorypod.com

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