Guest Lecturer, Institute for Lifelong Learning
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Selected Previous Seminars
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Upcoming multi-media seminars, Fall 2019
Join Russ Gifford at Western Iowa Tech Community College for these upcoming lecture series:
Rock Around the Clock
The Post Woodstock Blues – Part 1:
The Post Woodstock Blues – Part 2
A Podcast or Two:
Link to Looking Back - Summer in the City, 1966: https://www.kwit.org/post/music-66-summer-city
Link to Looking Back on 1966 Link
The Literature of the Baby Boomers audio interview!
Articles on Rock and Roll
Glimpse of the Past
Chicago - Slam or Salute?
SiouxLandmark Saving the Past
Empty Parking Lots
and Dark Wal-Marts
The Soul of Glass
men and women from our region who challenged the rules
These people should not be forgotten!
William Jennings Bryan
While the majority of my classes deal with American
History, I also have a number of programs dealing with 'local' history. Like
the programs listed for the regional greats, they integrate the national
events with local happenings. Below is a specific look at the Siouxland region during the post-WWII period.