TITLE

"Bring Our Country Back": Country Music, Conservatives, and the Counter-Culture in 1968

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Thomas Ruys
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Studies in American Culture;Oct2011, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various issues related to music, history, and culture in the U.S. The year 1968 witnessed the forging of a new relationship between country music and the politics of the right. It is mentioned that in large part, that relationship can be traced to Alabamian George Wallace and his presidential candidacy for the American Independent Party.
ACCESSION #
76115599

 

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