Entries by Emily Draper

VWs & Vagabonds: A Love Story

How VW Buses became synonymous with counterculture and the hippie movement.   “Turn on, tune in, drop out.” The resounding words spoken by Harvard psychologist and counterculture figurehead, Timothy Leary, at the 1967 Human Be-In gathering in Golden Gate Park. These words penetrated the souls of thousands of Americans who were looking for social change, […]