Re: [sixties-l] Vermont communes

From: monkerud (
Date: Tue Jan 23 2001 - 11:29:44 EST

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    I was sorry to see the fake names used in the Laffan book... if anyone
    would like to go online and give a guide to one too far away to have access
    to the real names, please do.

    For a feeling of what goes on inside a commune see our book: Free Land:
    Free Love: Tales of a Wilderness Commune

    best, Don

    >The book is "Communal Organization and Social Transition: A Case Study from
    >the Counterculture of the Sixties and Seventies" by Barry Laffan. Perhaps
    >other list members can help with the rest of your inquiry? Are you already
    >familiar with Ray Mungo's books?
    >At 02:29 PM 1/22/01 -0500, you wrote:
    >>Back in April 1998, Marty Jezer mentioned a book by Barry Laffin on the
    >>Johnson Pasture commune. At the time, he had loaned out the book and was
    >>unsure of the title. I have been trying to find this book and any others
    >>about communes in Vermont. In particular, I am interested in learning
    >>about the communes populated by former SNCC workers. Any and all
    >>assistance would be greatly appreciated.

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