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  • Interview with Edward L. Lee

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lee, Edward L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Sally (Sarah) B. Cutler

    • Contributor: Fenzi, Jewell - Cutler, Sally (Sarah) B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Grass Roots Development: A Family's Global Journey

    • Contributor: Jones, Harold M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-00-00

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  • Interview with Raymond Malley

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Malley, Raymond C.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with William H. Lewis

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lewis, William Hubert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Ambassador Donald P. Gregg

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gregg, Donald P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Cole Blasier

    • Contributor: Moffat, Peter - Blasier, Cole
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-28

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  • The Sama Ensemble

    The Sama Ensemble performed traditional Iranian music and dance as part of the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Ensemble, Sama
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-04-25
  • Interview with Franklin E. Huffman

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Huffman, Franklin E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2006-01-30

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  • Aubrey Ghent and Friends

    Aubrey Ghent with friends performed sacred lap steel guitar for the Library's annual Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Ghent, Aubrey
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-10-17
  • Hoop Dances by Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner

    Two first place World Hoop Dance Champions have joined together to model and dance a vision of male and female balance, harmony and respect as traditionally practiced by their ancestors. Dallas Chief Eagle, Rosebud Sioux tribal member, and Jasmine Pickner of the Crow Creek Sioux tribe are both world-traveled hoop dancers. They performed as part of the American Folklife Center's Homegrown Concert Series.

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-11-15
  • Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica

    Margaret Mills, professor at Ohio State University, and Kenneth Bilby, research associate at the Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology presented lectures in a program titled "Politics and Poetics: Fieldwork in Afghanistan and Jamaica" as part of the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Mills discussed "The Same River: Dilemmas and Challenges of Long-term Cultural Research in Conflict Zones and Failing ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2006-08-03
  • Interview with R. Smith Simpson

    • Contributor: High, George B. - Simpson, R. Smith
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2001-06-18

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  • Old Cultures/New Contexts: Presenting the Traditional Music and Dance of Urban Immigrant Communities

    Ethnographer and performer Ethel Raim, co-founder and artistic director of New York's celebrated Center for Traditional Music and Dance (CTMD), discusses her five decades of work with community-based traditional artists in urban America. Beginning at a time when to most Americans "folk music" was practically synonymous with rural and Anglo-Saxon, Raim built on her own interests in Balkan music and dance to document and ...

    • Contributor: Raim, Ethel
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2008-06-20
  • 'The High Lonesome Sound' Revisited: Documenting Traditional Culture in America

    In the early 1960s, the multitalented musician, filmmaker, and photographer John Cohen journeyed to eastern Kentucky to document the songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers, and the rural community that produced and sustained their uniquely American sound. The result was "The High Lonesome Sound," a classic 1963 documentary film than evocatively illustrates how music and religion help Appalachian people maintain their dignity and traditions ...

    • Contributor: Cohen , John
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-06-11
  • Traditional Norwegian-American Dance Music From Virginia

    Part of the Homegrown Concert Series, the Berntson family performs traditional Norwegian-American dance music from Virginia.

    • Contributor: Berntsons, The
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2009-12-03
  • Francis McPeake Family Concert, May 16, 2007

    From March through May 2007, scholars and artists gathered at the Library of Congress and other venues in and around Washington, DC, to present and promote Northern Irish arts and culture through the Rediscover Northern Ireland Programme. The May events at the Library of Congress included an exciting and thought-provoking series of concerts and lectures and a special symposium. Together, they highlighted and focused ...

    • Contributor: Francis Mcpeake Family
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2007-05-16
  • Interview with Ambassador Edmund James Hull

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Hull, Edmund James
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Translating Africa in Global Contexts

    Although African myths and folktales have long been trivialized as childish, translators today are revealing new insights, which show that Africa led the world in the invention of the most sophisticated literary styles. Critics now particularly value the figurality, or use of metaphor, which dominates the African literary imagination. The ethics and politics of translating African oral literature, or folklore, are a microcosm of ...

    • Contributor: Haring, Lee
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 2010-09-22
  • Interview with Ambassador Robert M. Beecroft

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Beecroft, Robert M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-09-17

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  • Interview with Robert E. Gribbin

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gribbin, Robert E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2000-06-23

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  • Interview with Claudia E. Anyaso

    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Anyaso, Claudia E.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2011-00-00

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  • Interview with Robert S. Smith

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Smith, Robert S.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-00-00

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  • Interview with Phyllis Freeman

    • Contributor: Meyers, Hope Macbride - Freeman, Phyllis
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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  • Interview with Ambassador William Beverly Carter Jr.

    • Contributor: Tutt, Celestine - Carter, William Beverly, Jr.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2010-00-00

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