Reminiscences of Armin Rosencranz 1988

Reminiscences of Armin Rosencranz 1988

 

 

Name:
Rosencranz, Armin (Interviewee), Chafe, William H., 1942- (Interviewer)
Title:
Reminiscences of Armin Rosencranz 1988
Abstract:
Election as president of Stanford student body in 1962 and subsequent introduction to Allard Lowenstein; Lowenstein's experiences as a campus maverick; National Student Association; recollections of Dennis Sweeney and Stanford's Stern Hall group; Lowenstein's political agenda: civil rights, anti-Vietnam, Dump Johnson, Robert Kennedy; speculation regarding Lowenstein's sexual orientation, its relevance to his commitment to social justice and reform; discussion of his wayward career path during the 1970s; summation of his historical importance
Collection Name:
Allard K. Lowenstein project
Subjects:
Lawyers; Civil rights--United States; Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements; Presidents--Election--1968.--United States; Male homosexuality; United States--Politics and government--1945-1989; Rosencranz, Armin; Lowenstein, Allard K; Stanford University; United States National Student Association
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1988
Note (Biographical):
Lawyer
Note:
Interviewed by William Chafe on August 20, 1988
Note (Provenance):
Armin Rosencranz, Gift 1989
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13628185
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-09x2-xb10