Students will listen to two songs by Bob Dylan. The first is mandatory for all students. The second is a choice. Afterwards, they will research the events described in the song, and analyze the lyrics. Looking at the historical account and the artistic account, students must analyze and evaluate the song. Caution, may contain explicit lyrics.
Blowin' in the Wind
Now, choose one of the following songs, research the events/individuals involved, and answer the questions on the form (linked below).
- The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll
- Only a Pawn in the Game (About Medgar Evers)
- Oxford Town (About James Meredith)
- Hurricane (About Rubin Carter)