Film, Video Music & Veterans: The Vietnam Era & Disco

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Title
Music & Veterans: The Vietnam Era & Disco
Summary
Panel discussion on the role of music in supporting servicemembers and veterans from the Vietnam era through the present. Cosponsored in association with the Department of Defense Vietnam 50th Anniversary Commemoration Committee. Part of Bibliodiscotheque, a series of programs at the Library of Congress that explores the legacy and impact of disco on popular culture since the 1970s.
Event Date
May 05, 2017
Notes
-  Karen Lloyd is director of the Veterans History Project at the American Folklife Center in the Library of Congress.
-  Hugo Keesing is creator of the music anthology "Next Stop Vietnam."
-  Vietnam veteran Doug Bradley is co-author of "We Gotta Get Out of this Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War."
-  Craig Werner is chair of the department of Afro-American Studies at University of Wisconsin-Madison and co-author of "We Gotta Get Out of this Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War."
-  Nicholas A. Brown is a specialist in the music division of the Library of Congress.
Related Resources
Veterans History Project: https://www.loc.gov/vets
Music & Performing Arts at the Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/rr/perform/
Running Time
1 hours, 6 minutes, 30 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
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