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In the beginning, there was Monterey

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/books/article/in_the_beginning_there_was_monterey_20111221

One way to mark the chronology of the counterculture, a pastime that is beloved by the baby boomers, is by reference to rock festivals. Woodstock and Altamont, for example, are now fully transformed into transcendent symbols of life and death, good and evil, the beginning and end of something. But the real starting point, the uber-festival, was Monterey.

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