tim devin

Mapping out utopia: 1970s Boston-area counterculture

book 1: Cambridge

MAPPING OUT UTOPIA is a three-part look at the Boston area's 1970s counterculture, based on listings found in old countercultural directories and magazines.

Each volume of MAPPING OUT UTOPIA maps out a different part of the city. This one takes on the epicenter of Massachusetts countercultural life in the 60s and 70s: CAMBRIDGE.

This volume offers overviews of almost 100 orgs, and a number of in-depth profiles and essays on topics ranging from affordable spaces to feminism.

From the Assassination Information Bureau to Trout Fishing in America, it's all in here.

Published by: Free the Future Press.

Details: 80 pages. 20 illustrations + 7 hand-drawn maps. Brown cardstock cover, with off-white interior pages. 5.5" wide x 8.5" high.

Date: 2017.

Other books in this series:
Vol. 2 on Boston here
Vol. 3 on the surrounding communities (including Somerville, Brookline & Newton) here

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Price: $9.50 + $3.00 shipping and handling in the U.S. only

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Photos of book 1