PAUL POTTER, "THE INCREDIBLE WAR" (17 APRIL 1965): SUGGESTED READINGS, AUDIO-VISUAL MATERIALS, AND ON-LINE RESOURCES

 

Readings

 

Adelson, Alan. SDS. New York, NY: Scribner, 1972.

Ayers, Bill. Fugitive Days: A Memoir. Boston, MA: Beacon Press, 2001.

Bloom, Alexander and Wini Breines, eds. "Takin' it to the Streets": A Sixties Reader. 2nd

ed. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Breines, Wini. Community and Organization in the New Left, 1962-1968: The Great

Refusal. New York, NY: Praeger, 1982.

Dewey, John. The Public and Its Problems. 1927. Athens, OH: Swallow Press, 1954.

Foster, Julian and Durward Long, ed. Protest! Student Activism in America. New York,

NY: Morrow, 1970.

Garvy, Helen. Rebels With a Cause: A Collective Memoir of the Hopes, Rebellions and

Repression of the 1960s. Los Gatos, CA: Shire Press, 2007.

Gitlin, Todd. The Sixties: Years of Hope Days of Rage. New York, NY: Bantam Books,

1987.

Gitlin, Todd. Vietnam: A Selected Bibliography. New York, NY: Students for a

Democratic Society, 1965.

Heath, G. Louis, ed. Vandals in the Bomb Factory: The History and Literature of the

Students for a Democratic Society. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1976.

Jacbos, Paul, and Saul Landau. The New Radicals: A Report with Documents. New York,

NY: Vintage Books, 1966.

Klatch, Rebecca. A Generation Divided: The New Left, the New Right, and the 1960s.

Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1999.

Lippmann, Walter. The Phantom Public. 1927. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction

Publishers, 1993.

McCann, Sean, and Michael Szalay. "Introduction: Paul Potter and the Cultural Turn."

Yale Journal of Criticism 18.2 (2005): 209-220.

Miller, James. "Democracy is in the Streets": From Port Huron to the Siege in Chicago.

New York, NY: Simon and Schuster, 1987.

Myers, David, ed. Toward a History of the New Left: Essays from within the Movement.

Brooklyn, NY: Carlson Publishers, 1989.

Pardun, Robert. Prairie Radical: A Journey through the Sixties. Los Gatos, CA: Shire

Press, 2001.

Pekar, Harvey. Students for a Democratic Society: A Graphic History. New York, NY:

Hill and Wang, 2008.

Potter, Paul. "The Intellectual as an Agent of Social Change." Our Generation Against

Nuclear War 2.4 (1963): 30-36.

Potter, Paul. March on Washington to End the War in Vietnam on April 17, 1965. New

York, NY: Students for a Democratic Society, 1965.

Potter, Paul. A Name for Ourselves. Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1971.

Potter, Paul. "Student Discontent and Campus Reform." Order and Freedom on the

Campus: The Rights and Responsibilities of Faculty and Students. Eds. Owen Knorr and

W. John Minter. Boulder, CO: Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education,

1965.

Potter, Paul. The University and the Cold War. New York, NY: Students for a

Democratic Society, 1964.

Sale, Kirkpatrick. SDS. New York, NY: Random House, 1973.

Students for a Democratic Society. The Port Huron Statement. New York, NY: Students

for a Democratic Society, 1964.

Teodori, Massimo. The New Left: A Documentary History. Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs

Merrill, 1969.

Unger, Irwin. The Movement: A History of the American New Left, 1959-1972. New

York, NY: Harper & Row, 1974.

U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Internal Security. Anatomy of a

Revolutionary Movement: Students for a Democratic Society. 91st Cong., 2nd session,

1970, H. Report 91-1565.

 

Audio-Visual Materials

 

Berkeley Teach-In: Vietnam. Washington, DC: Folkways Records, 1965. Audio

Recording.

Garvy, Helen, dir. The Demise of SDS:  Students for a Democratic Society--1968-1970.

Los Gatos, CA: Shire Press and Films, 2000. Video Recording.

Garvy, Helen, dir. Rebels With a Cause. Los Gatos, CA: Shire Press and Films, 2000.

Video Recording.

Green, Sam, and Bill Siegel, dirs. The Weather Underground. New York, NY: New

VideoGroup, Inc., 2002. Video Recording.

Kitchell, Mark. Berkeley in the Sixties. New York, NY: First Run Features, 1990.

Video Recording.

Silber, Glenn, and Barry Alexander Brown. The War at Home. New York, NY: First

Run Features, 1979. Video Recording.

 

On-Line Resources

 

Kennedy, Randy. "Giving New Life to Protests of Yore," New York Times 28 July 2007

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/28/arts/design/28mall.html?ex=1343361600&en=ae3

c6d9644cfbc9&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink.

Newfield, Jack. "The Student Left," The Nation 10 May 1965

http://www.thenation.com/doc/19650510/newfield.

Pacifica Radio/UC Berkeley Social Activism Sound Recording Project (includes

recording of Paul Potter at UC Berkeley, May 1965),

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC/pacificaviet/.

The Port Huron Project, http://www.porthuronproject.net.

Radical America archives, http://dl.lib.brown.edu/radicalamerica/shelf.html.

SDS Bulletin, intermittent issues spanning October 1964-October 1965, Michigan State

University Digital Collections,

http://archive.lib.msu.edu/AFS/dmc/radicalism/public/all/sdsbulletin/.

 

SDS Document Library, http://www.studentsforademocraticsociety.org/documents/.

SDS Resources, http://www.sds.revolt.org/.

The SDS Organization (2006-), http://www.newsds.org.