Unformatted text preview: occurred. For example, in the 1930’s Jazz and Swing were all the rage and popular songs like “were in the money” personify the great depression (the song mentions “Old Man Depression”). Another example would be music from the 1960’s where artists like the Beatles, Peter, Paul and Mary, and Bob Dylan attempt to reflect upon the events of the time- civil rights, the growing unrest over the war in Vietnam, and the rise of feminism. You can even look at music today and find music with a social or political message (I.e. Bands like Green Day and Nirvana)....
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2010 for the course GLST 200 taught by Professor Schur during the Fall '10 term at Drury.
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