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    Corsican Language & Expressive Culture Since the mid-20th century, a variety of social, economic and political factors have affected the cultural practices and conceptions of identity on the Mediterranean island of Corsica. Linguistic anthropologist Alexandra Jaffe discusses the Corsican language and Corsican expressive culture. She addresses both the island's shift towards the French language and the Corsican language revitalization movement that began in the early 1970s. Drawing on ethnographic ...
    • Contributor: Jaffe, Alexandra - Jaffe, Alexandra M. (Alexandra Mystra) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014-12-02
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    Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, McDade, Scott
    • Contributor: Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1925-00-00

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    New Deal Resources: Preserving the Legacy, Part 1 The "New Deal" Franklin Delano Roosevelt had promised the American people began to take shape immediately after his inauguration on March 4, 1933. The multi-faceted social, cultural and fiscal recovery program aimed to reform and reinvigorate national life, and to end the Great Depression. Many New Deal administrators believed that art could be a part of the daily lives of all Americans, not just ...
    • Contributor: Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura ... Various - Brannan, Beverly W. - Birney, Alice L. (Alice Lotvin) - Breiseth, Christopher Neri - Camp, Charles - Clark, Robert William - Cleary, Beth M. - Cole, John Young - Dimunation, Mark G. - Gottesman, Laura - Kalin, Andrea - Katzman, Laura - Kazin, Michael - Kerst, Catherine Hiebert - McDannell, Colleen - Morgan, Mindy J. - Peatross, C. Ford - Rachleff, Peter J. - Remsberg, Rich - Sapoznik, Henry - Tidwell, John Edgar - Wiltsey, Tom - Zvonchenko, Walter - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress - National New Deal Preservation Association - United States. National Archives and Records Administration
    • Date: 2008-03-13
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    Interview with Ambassador Denis Lamb
    • Contributor: Ewing, Raymond C. - Lamb, Denis
    • Date: 2005-09-29
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    Interview with Ambassador Max M. Kampelman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Kampelman, Max M.
    • Date: 2003-06-24
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    Interview with Alex Frenkley
    • Contributor: Groce, Claude Cliff - Frenkley, Alex
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Gregory L. Mattson
    • Contributor: Ewing, Raymond C. - Mattson, Gregory Louis
    • Date: 2000-10-23
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    Ollin Yoliztli Calmecac Ollin Yoliztli Calmecac performs Aztec dance from Pennsylvania, another in the 2009 Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Calmecac, Ollin Yoliztli - Ollin Yoliztli Calmecac (Dance Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2009-06-18
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    Interview with Nicholas Shapiro Lakas
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lakas, Nicholas Shapiro
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Mark E. Mohr
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Mohr, Mark E.
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Irwin Pernick
    • Contributor: Raymond Ewing - Pernick, Irwin
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Cultural Heritage Archives Symposium Session 4 The Cultural Heritage Archives symposium aimed to energize the discussion of ethnographic archival thought and practice by presenting fresh and dynamic strategies for contemporary archival realities. This segment includes a keynote address by Sita Reddy (Smithsonian Institution) and a panel session on forging archival collaborations and alliances. Speakers included Catherine H. Kerst, Timothy Lloyd, Peter B. Kaufman, Timothy B. Powell, Anna Fariello, Karen Jefferson, ...
    • Contributor: Various - Bell, Danna C. - Boyd, Douglas A. - Giarlo, Michael J. - Lloyd, Timothy Charles - Meyers, Melanie J. - O'neal, Jennifer R. - Reddy, Sita - Weiss, Steve - American Folklife Center - United States. Embassy (Kyrgyzstan) - American Folklore Society. Archives and Libraries Section - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013-09-27
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    Los Tres Reyes concert collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on September 13, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Los Tres Reyes (The Three Kings), based in San Antonio, Texas, are known as "the last of the great trios." They epitomize the trio sound popular since the 1940s and continue to make ...
    • Contributor: Cárdenas, Bebo - Puente, Raúl - Puente, Gilberto - Tres Reyes (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2012
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    Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, General
    • Contributor: Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1925-00-00

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    Brochure, Spafford Children's Center, Jerusalem
    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford Children's Center - Hagopian, Anoush
    • Date: 2005

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    Daisy Turner's kin : an African American family saga, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Daisy Turner's Kin: an African American family saga, a multigenerational saga spanning two centuries from enslavement in Africa to a farmstead in Vermont, a talk presented by Jane Beck, executive director emerita and founder of the Vermont Folklife Center. Daisy Turner (1883-1988), born in Grafton, Vermont and the daughter of freed African American slaves, grew up listening to her father, Alec, tell stories of ...
    • Contributor: Beck, Jane C. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2016
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    Interview with Fisher Howe
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Howe, Fisher
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Narrative by Susan Shwartz
    • Contributor: Shwartz, Susan
    • Date: 2002-00-00
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    Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, Europe--Russia
    • Contributor: Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1925-00-00

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    Alan Lomax Collection, Manuscripts, T1051-1231 (4/4)
    • Contributor: Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1925-00-00

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    Literatura de Cordel: Continuity and Change in Brazilian Popular Literature (Day 2, morning) Literatura de cordel, literally "string literature," refers to small popular books or chapbooks, predominantly from northeastern Brazil. They were often suspended from cords or strings, hung across marketplace stalls belonging to local poets during the late 19th and 20th centuries. Today, cordel chapbooks are still sold and performed on street corners and in markets throughout Brazil, but are more readily circulated through the Internet. ...
    • Contributor: Various - Chesnut, R. Andrew - Curran, Mark J. - Gambliel, Maria Carmen - Maia, Manuela - Marks, Morton - McCann, Bryan - Morris, Valda - Silva, Gonçalo Ferreira Da - Slater, Candace ... Various - Chesnut, R. Andrew - Curran, Mark J. - Gambliel, Maria Carmen - Maia, Manuela - Marks, Morton - McCann, Bryan - Morris, Valda - Silva, Gonçalo Ferreira Da - Slater, Candace - Soares, Marli Gomes - Williams, Gayle Ann - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. Hispanic Division - Brazil. Embaixada (U.S.) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011-09-27