By Elisabeth Potts
Bored and uninspired at a small university in 1967 L.A., MaryBeth makes a life-changing determination to move to U.C. Berkeley, the place she meets a myriad of characters who either complicate and enhance her lifestyles -- a red-lipped apartment mom who principles the roost like an outdated global potentate, the drunken frat boys round the corner, and numerous pedantic professors. the entire whereas she is attempting to aid her promiscuous roommate who contains a negative mystery approximately her earlier and an outdated pal who returns from Vietnam drug-addicted and damaged.
And then there’s Danny, a committed anti-war activist who pulls her into his paintings with the Resistance flow. however the dating among MaryBeth and Danny proves to be as turbulent because the international round them, as they struggle to stability their struggle opposed to the Vietnam conflict with their love for every different and the unforeseen intrusion of a brand new good friend.
Emerging from the cauldron of the 60’s, MaryBeth reveals herself perpetually changed.
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Berkeley Girl: A Young Woman's Journey Through the Chaos of the 60's by Elisabeth Potts