@lahosken I've heard good things about Markoff's "What the Dormouse Said" if you want a follow-up bridging tech and 60's counter-cultureOctober 10, 2014
And thus I read this history. There was stuff in there I hadn't heard of. There were student riots at Stanford against SRI's DARPA funding. Douglas Engelbart ("The Mother of all Demos" guy) tried LSD, but he'd already been thinking not-in-the-usual-pattern long before.