Jewish Journal

Search our Archives!

Email to a Friend

Ang Lee’s Catskill Culture Clash

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/cover_story/article/ang_lees_catskill_culture_clash_20090811

When half a million exuberant participants converged on Bethel, N.Y., for the legendary Woodstock Music and Art Fair 40 years ago this week, it proved a harmonious blending of two diverse populations: the young people who turned out to celebrate the festival’s ode to flower power and the older locals who largely made the festival possible in the historic Jewish mecca of the Borsht Belt.

Recipient email:
Your email:
What's this word?