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Film, Video Women Documenting the World (Morning Session)

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Title

  • Women Documenting the World (Morning Session)

Summary

  • Morning session of a day-long symposium that highlighted, explored and celebrated the contributions of women as ethnographic fieldworkers and scholars. The event called attention to the role of women in establishing many of the foundational collections that enrich the American Folklife Center archives within the Library of Congress, as well as other ethnographic archives throughout the world. It featured presentations by contemporary researchers who are currently engaged in both national and international fieldwork and included brief presentations by American Folklife Center staff about important fieldwork collections in the Center's archives that were created by women and are too often overlooked.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • American Folklife Center, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2019-09-26.

Notes

  • -  Group name: Women Documenting the World. 0
  • -  Classification: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation.
  • -  Classification: History (General) and History of Europe.
  • -  Classification: History: America.
  • -  Classification: Social Sciences.
  • -  Elizabeth Peterson, Allina Migoni, Jesse Hocking, Ann Hoog, Sheryl Kaskowitz, Aldona Dye, Catherine H. Kerst, Nancy Groce.
  • -  Recorded on 2019-09-26.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2024696780

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body American Folklife Center. Women Documenting the World Morning Session. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-26, 2019. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2024696780/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & American Folklife Center, S. B. (2019) Women Documenting the World Morning Session. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-26. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2024696780/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body American Folklife Center. Women Documenting the World Morning Session. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -09-26, 2019. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2024696780/>.