Exhibit Dates

This exhibit was displayed at Booth Library September 9-November 20, 2014

About the Exhibit

Revolutionary Decade: Reflections on the 1960s was an exhibit series designed to provide students and citizens of our region with insights into a wide range of aspects of life in the United States during this eventful, turbulent decade.

Booth Library hosted several staff-produced exhibits on topics including visual arts, literature, fashion, music, science and technology, political and social movements, and other broad themes. Programs included panel discussions, film screenings, performances and a fashion show.

Program sponsors: Booth Library, Illinois State Library, Illinois Humanities Council, Tarble Arts Center, WEIU Radio, EIU Center for the Humanities, Coles County Arts Council, and the Charleston and Mattoon public libraries. Community partners: Mattoon Arts Council and the Mattoon High School Art Department.

Browse the 2014 – Revolutionary Decade: Reflections on the 1960s Collections:

Revolutionary Decade: Supporting Exhibits

Revolutionary Decade: Photo Galleries

Revolutionary Decade: Exhibit Booklet