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    Looking Back at People Watching the Apollo 11 Mission

    As the astronauts of the Apollo 11 mission left Earth, landed on the moon and made the long trip home, The New York Times sent photographers to capture the excitement and wonder of people watching the journey. We asked award-winning poet Adrian Matejka to write about those images.


  2. Woodstock at 50

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    Woodstock’s Contradictions, 50 Years Later

    The 1969 festival was an epiphany and an indulgence. With five decades of hindsight, it still poses questions about the utopian ideals that surrounded it and our relationship to them today.


  1. Woodstock at 50

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    Joan Baez on 3 Days of Pregnancy and Priggishness at Woodstock

    While the masses danced naked in the mud, this folk heroine preached about politics and avoided eating anything suspicious.