Daily Archives: July 18, 2017

The United States of America

“The United States of America was an American experimental rock band whose works, recorded in late 1967, are an early example of the use of electronic devices in rock music. The short-lived band was founded in Los Angeles by experimental … Continue reading

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The Quiet American – Graham Greene (1955)

“The Quiet American is a 1955 novel by English author Graham Greene which depicts French and British colonialism in Vietnam being uprooted by the Americans during the 1950s. The novel implicitly questions the foundations of growing American involvement in Vietnam … Continue reading

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Avant Garde

“Avant Garde was a magazine notable for graphic and logogram design by Herb Lubalin. The magazine had 14 issues and was published from January 1968 to July 1971. The magazine was based in New York City. The editor was Ralph … Continue reading

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United States news media and the Vietnam War

Vietnam War reporters – Martin Stuart-Fox and photographer Tim Page in Vietnam. “The role of media in outbreaks of news played a vital role in dramatic shifts of opinion during the Vietnam War. In the beginning of the war, the … Continue reading

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