Film, Video Seeger Tribute: Politics, Theory and the Folk Revival

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Title
Seeger Tribute: Politics, Theory and the Folk Revival
Summary
The Library of Congress celebrated the musical legacy of the Seeger Family during a two-day program, sponsored by the American Folklife Center, titled "How Can I Keep from Singing? A Seeger Family Tribute." Panelists were Bill Ivey, Vanderbilt University, who discussed "Theorizing Folk and Country Music"; Robert Cantwell, University of North Carolina, who spoke on "The Politics of Pete"; and Millie Rahn, independent folklorist, "The 'It Changed My Life' Syndrome: The Folk Revival." Following the panel discussion were closing remarks and a sing-along with Pete Seeger.
Event Date
March 16, 2007
Related Resources
American Folklife Center: https://www.loc.gov/folklife
Music Division: https://www.loc.gov/rr/perform/
Running Time
1 hours 41 minutes 32 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
Original Format
film, video

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(2007) Seeger Tribute: Politics, Theory and the Folk Revival. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4338/.

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Seeger Tribute: Politics, Theory and the Folk Revival. 2007. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4338/>.

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