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    "We're Not Leaving": responders' oral histories redefine 9/11
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2011-09-10
    Documentation of a presentation in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Dr. Benjamin Luft, Professor of Medicine at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, and founder of the Long Island World Trade Center Medical Monitoring and Treatment Center, which follows approximately 6,000 responders to the 9/11 disaster, discussed the oral histories he has collected as...
    • Contributor: Luft, Benjamin J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011
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    Interview with Martha H. Blasier
    • Contributor: Blasier, Cole - Blasier, Martha H.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Paul H. Tyson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Tyson, Paul H.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Built with Faith: Place Making and the Religious Imagination ...
    Built with faith | Place making and the religious imagination in Italian New York | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2009-09-23
    This presentation examines how Italian Americans create and use vernacular architecture, material culture, and ceremonial display to inscribe meaning on New York City's religious and cultural landscapes. Yard shrines, sidewalk altars, Christmas displays, and other creative productions transform everyday urban space into unique, communal sites of religiosity. Sciorra is especially interested in how people remember, imagine, and interpret the city, as well as people's...
    • Contributor: Sciorra, Joseph - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009-09-23
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    Merita Halili and Raif Hyseni Orchestra concert collection,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2008-06-19 | Merita Halili & the Raif Hyseni Orchestra : | Merita Halili and the Raif Hyseni Orchestra | Albanian music from New York, celebrating 40 years of the Center for Traditional Music and Dance | Homegrown 2008, the music of America
    Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Merita Halili and Raif Hyseni on June 19, 2008 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The vocal repertoire for which Merita is best known is that of the towns of central Albania (Shqipëria e Mesme), particularly Tiranë, Elbasan,...
    • Contributor: Halili, Merita - Hyseni, Raif - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2008
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    Interview with Ambassador Chester A. Crocker
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Crocker, Chester A.
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    The poetry of everyday life
    American Folklife Center lecture, 2015-08-20
    In his talk in the Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture series "The Poetry of Everyday Life," Steve Zeitlin, Director, City Lore, New York City, presented approaches to folklore, creative writing, and an appreciation of everyday life and speech, followed by screening and discussion of two films he made with Academy Award winning filmmaker Paul Wagner, who helped lead the discussion following the films. The first...
    • Contributor: Wagner, Paul - Zeitlin, Steven J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2015
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    Major League Tassa
    American Folklife Center concert, 2008-01-31 | Major League Tassa : Indo-Caribbean drumming and accompanying dancers from Queens, New York | Major League Tassa | Indo-Caribbean drumming and accompanying dancers from Queens, New York | Homegrown 2008, the music of America
    Major League Tassa performs Indo-Caribbean drumming and dance from Queens, New York, as part of the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Tassa, Major League - Major League Tassa (Performing Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2008-01-31
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    Poem by Ethel Lebenkoff
    • Contributor: Lebenkoff, Ethel
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    Narrative by Henrietta McKee Carter
    • Contributor: McKee Carter, Henrietta
    • Date: 2001-10-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Ulric Haynes Jr.
    • Contributor: Haynes, Ulric S. (Ulric St. Clair) - Chariles Stuart Kennedy
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Gary S. Usrey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Usrey, Gary S.
    • Date: 2002-03-21
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    Interview with Lawrence Lesser
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lesser, Lawrence
    • Date: 2002-08-12
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    Interview with Ambassador James Dobbins
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Dobbins, James
    • Date: 2003-07-21
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    Interview with Harlan Cleveland
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Cleveland, Harlan
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble (concert)
    American Folklife Center concert, 2013-06-25 | An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble : Klezmer and other Yiddish music from New York | Homegrown 2013, the music of America
    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 25, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble -- renowned Yiddish folk singers Michael Alpert and Ethel Raim, tsimblist (hammered dulcimer player) Pete Rushefsky and violinist Jake Shulman-Ment -- celebrates the hundredth anniversary of the historic...
    • Contributor: Raim, Ethel - An-Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) - Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2013
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    Interview with Andrea Morel Farsakh
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Farsakh, Andrea Morel
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Phyllis E. Oakley
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Oakley, Phyllis
    • Date: 2000-03-08
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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble (discussion)
    Oral history with An-Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble
    Oral history discussion and interview with the four members of the An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble, led by Ensemble member Pete Rushefsky. Participants are Ethel Raim, Michael Alpert, Pete Rushefsky and Jake Shulman-Ment. The interview was conducted at the Library of Congress on the day of the group's performance in the American Folklife Center's Homegrown 2013 concert series on June 25, 2013. Inspired by the...
    • Contributor: An-Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    The Stations that Spoke Your Language: Radio and the Yiddish-...
    Radio and the Yiddish American cultural renaissance | American Folklife Center symposium, 2012-09-06 to 2012-09-07
    Leading Yiddish language and culture experts joined media scholars and Library of Congress specialists to address Yiddish radio in America: its history and cultural impact, its continuing influence on American media, and its multifaceted legacy. (Day 2, morning)
    • Contributor: Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman ... Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Date: 2012-09-07
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    Interview with Ambassador Michael Newlin
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Newlin, Michael H.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Old cultures, new contexts : presenting the traditional music...
    Old cultures, new contexts | Presenting the traditional music and dance of urban immigrant communities | Music, dance of urban communities | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2008-06-20
    Video recording and photographs of a presentation delivered by Ethel Raim in the Whittall Pavilion, Library of Congress, on June 20, 2008, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. 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...
    • Contributor: Raim, Ethel - Groce, Nancy - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
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    Interview with Giles Kelly
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Kelly, Giles
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Hear, O Israel : Yiddish-American broadcasting 1925-1965,
    Yiddish-American radio | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2009-10-14
    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Henry Sapoznik in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on October 14, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Sapoznik discusses the wide range of Yiddish radio shows in the United States, particularly in New York city -- from rabbinical advice programs to live Yiddish...
    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Narrative by Niloofar Mina
    • Contributor: Mina, Niloofar
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    Interview with Gerald Michael Bache
    • Contributor: Tull, Theresa - Bache, Gerald Michael
    • Date: 2004-10-22
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    Interview with Howard Imbrey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Imbrey, Howard
    • Date: 2001-06-21
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    The Stations that Spoke Your Language: Radio and the Yiddish-...
    Radio and the Yiddish American cultural renaissance | American Folklife Center symposium, 2012-09-06 to 2012-09-07
    Leading Yiddish language and culture experts joined media scholars and Library of Congress specialists to address Yiddish radio in America: its history and cultural impact, its continuing influence on American media, and its multifaceted legacy. (Day 1)
    • Contributor: Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman ... Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Date: 2012-09-06
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    Narrative by Sully Sullivan
    • Contributor: Sullivan, Sully
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    Interview with Ambassador William A. Rugh
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Rugh, William A.
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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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 Ambassador John R. Countryman
    • Contributor: Countryman, John R. - David Reuther
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Ara Dinkjian and Zulal perform traditional Armenian music and...
    American Folklife Center concert, 2015-05-28 | Traditional Armenian music and song | Homegrown 2015, the music of America
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress on May 28, 2015 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Ara Dinkjian is an American born composer, oud player, organist, and multi-instrumentalist, who grew up with traditional Armenian music. His earliest professional musical experience was accompanying his father...
    • Contributor: Dinkjian, Ara - Zulal (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2015
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    Interview with James C. Warren Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Warren, James C.
    • Date: 2007-00-00
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    Sounds of Korea concert collection,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2014-07-23 | Sounds of Korea : traditional Korean music and dance from NYC | Homegrown 2014, the music of America
    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert of Korean music and dance featuring 12 performers in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on July 23, 2014 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Park, Sue Yeon - Ha, Ju-Yong - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2014
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    Interview with Ambassador Timothy Michael Carney
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Carney, Timothy Michael
    • Date: 2002-06-24
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    Interview with Edward L. Rowny
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Rowny, Edward L.
    • Date: 2000-07-02
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    Interview with Kenneth N. Skoug
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Skoug, Kenneth N.
    • Date: 2000-08-22
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    Interview with David Michael Adamson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Adamson, David Michael
    • Date: 2002-06-05
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    Major League Tassa concert collection,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2008-01-31 | Major League Tassa : Indo-Caribbean drumming and accompanying dancers from Queens, New York | Major League Tassa | Indo-Caribbean drumming and accompanying dancers from Queens, New York | Homegrown 2008, the music of America
    Collection of digital video, sound recordings, and photographs documenting a concert by Major League Tassa on January 31, 2008 in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Major League Tassa, and accompanying dancers, from Queens, New York present rhythms used for processions, the Diwali holiday, and weddings, along with contemporary tunes performed...
    • Contributor: Major League Tassa (Performing Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2008
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    Interview with Nicholas A. Rey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Rey, Nicholas A.
    • Date: 2002-09-05
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    Interview with Franklin E. Huffman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Huffman, Franklin E.
    • Date: 2006-01-30
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    Interview with Ambassador Gilbert A. Robinson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Robinson, Gilbert A.
    • Date: 2002-08-15
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    Poem by Douglas W. Motl
    • Contributor: Motl, Douglas W.
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    Interview with Janey Dea Cole
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Cole, Janey Dea
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Built with faith : place making and the religious imagination...
    Built with faith | Place making and the religious imagination in Italian New York | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2009-09-23
    Video recording and photographs of a lecture delivered by Joseph Sciorra in the Mary Pickford Theater, Library of Congress, on September 23, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Sciorra describes how Italian Americans create and use vernacular architecture, material culture, and ceremonial display, such as yard shrines, sidewalk altars, Christmas displays, and other creative...
    • Contributor: Sciorra, Joseph - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    Interview with Ambassador Joan M. Plaisted
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Plaisted, Joan M.
    • Date: 2001-07-30
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    Interview with Kenneth A. Guenther
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Guenther, Kenneth A.
    • Date: 2000-07-10
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    The stations that spoke your language : radio and the Yiddish...
    Radio and the Yiddish American cultural renaissance | American Folklife Center symposium, 2012-09-06 to 2012-09-07
    Collection of digital video recordings, digital photographs, and print materials documenting a symposium held at the Library of Congress on September 6-7, 2012, titled The Stations that Spoke your Language: Radio and the Yiddish American Cultural Renaissance. The symposium explored Yiddish radio's history and cultural impact in the United States and its continuing influence on American media. The event also celebrated the American Folklife...
    • Contributor: Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. ... Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Date: 2012
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    Interview with Steven W. Sinding
    • Contributor: North, William Haven - Sinding, Steven W.
    • Date: 2001-02-27
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    Interview with Ambassador Maynard Wayne Glitman
    • Contributor: Pacy, James S. - Glitman, Maynard W.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Parker W. Borg
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Borg, Parker
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    'If it wasn't for the Irish and the Jews' : Irish and Jewish ...
    Irish and Jewish influences on the music of vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2009-12-01
    Video recording of a lecture delivered by Mick Moloney in the Whittall Pavilion, Thomas Jefferson Building, Library of Congress, on December 1, 2009, as part of the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. In vaudeville's heyday between 1880 and 1920, Irish and Jewish collaborations on stage were commonplace. They were attended by all sorts of interesting identity ambiguities, illustrated...
    • Contributor: Moloney, Mick - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009
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    I'd still be Puerto Rican, even if born on the moon : documen...
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2013-08-08
    Elena Martínez, anthropologist and folklorist for City Lore and the Bronx Music Heritage Center discusses the signficance of traditional Puerto Rican music and arts, "Nuyorican" poetry and culture, celebrations including Three Kings' Day and the Puerto Rican Day parade in New York, and the leadership of women migrants in the arts, business, and politics as a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture...
    • Contributor: Martínez, Elena - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
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    Narrative by Catherine Fitzpatrick
    • Contributor: Fitzpatrick, Catherine
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    Interview with Howard Meyers
    • Contributor: Moffat, Jay P. - Meyers, Howard
    • Date: 2000-03-31
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    Interview with Ambassador Alexander F. Watson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Watson, Alexander F.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Poem by Ethel Lebenkoff
    • Contributor: Lebenkoff, Ethel
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Stephen Bosworth
    • Contributor: Mahoney, Michael - Bosworth, Stephen C.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Song by Cletus Kennelly
    • Contributor: Kennelly, Cletus
    • Date: 2001-09-13
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    Hear, O Israel: Yiddish-American Radio 1925-1955
    Yiddish-American radio | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2009-10-14
    While all other aspects of Yiddish culture existed wherever Ashkenazic Jews lived, it was only in America that radio realized its greatest and most fulfilling use by and for Jews. Yiddish scholar Henry Sapoznik discusses and shares some of the most memorable and powerful moments in this nearly lost world of ethnic American broadcasting. By exploring amazingly broad category of Yiddish radio shows --...
    • Contributor: Sapoznik, Henry - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009-10-14
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    Interview with William Lenderking
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lenderking, William
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Norman W. Getsinger
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Getsinger, Norman W.
    • Date: 2000-01-19
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    Interview with Ambassador Shirley Elizabeth Barnes
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Barnes, Shirley Elizabeth
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Mel Chatman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Chatman, Mel
    • Date: 2006-10-02
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    Narrative by Susan Shwartz
    • Contributor: Shwartz, Susan
    • Date: 2002-00-00
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    Interview with Owen Cylke
    • Contributor: W. Haven North - Cylke, Owen
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Myles Greene
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Greene, Myles
    • Date: 2002-02-22
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    An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble concert collection,
    American Folklife Center concert, 2013-06-25 | An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble : Klezmer and other Yiddish music from New York | Homegrown 2013, the music of America
    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on June 25, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The An-sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble -- renowned Yiddish folk singers Michael Alpert and Ethel Raim, tsimblist (hammered dulcimer player) Pete Rushefsky and violinist Jake Shulman-Ment -- celebrates the hundredth anniversary of the historic...
    • Contributor: Raim, Ethel - An-Sky Yiddish Heritage Ensemble - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2013
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    Collecting Jewish Cultural Treasures in a Post-WWII New York ...
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2013-11-13
    During the summer of 1948, only three years after the end of World War II, Ben Stonehill, a man devoted to Jewish culture, recorded recently-arrived Jewish survivors of the war who were temporarily housed in a hotel in upper Manhattan. The singers included men, women, and children. Stonehill collected over a thousand songs of many kinds: joyful as well as sad, mainly in Yiddish...
    • Contributor: Isaacs, Miriam - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013-11-13
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    Narrative by Owen Burdick
    • Contributor: Burdick, Owen
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    Narrative by Gage Averill
    • Contributor: Averill, Gage
    • Date: 2001-09-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Richard T. McCormack
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - McCormack, Richard T.
    • Date: 2002-01-02
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    The Stations that Spoke Your Language: Radio and the Yiddish-...
    Radio and the Yiddish American cultural renaissance | American Folklife Center symposium, 2012-09-06 to 2012-09-07
    Leading Yiddish language and culture experts joined media scholars and Library of Congress specialists to address Yiddish radio in America: its history and cultural impact, its continuing influence on American media, and its multifaceted legacy. (Day 2, afternoon)
    • Contributor: Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman ... Various - Apelbaum, Laura Cohen - Barton, Matthew - Gevinson, Alan - Goldsmith, Emanuel S. - Gottesman, Itzik Nakhmen - Hoog, Ann - Isaacs, Miriam - Jochnowitz, Eve - Joselit, Jenna Weissman - Mayrent, Sherry L. - Newman, Roberta - Pearlstein, Peggy K. - Rein, David M. - Russo, Alexander - Sapoznik, Henry - Seigel, Amanda - Sokolow, Pete - Taub, Yermiyahu Ahron - Ticktin, Max D. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Yiddish of Greater Washington Inc - University of Wisconsin. Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
    • Date: 2012-09-07
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    Old Cultures/New Contexts: Presenting the Traditional Music a...
    Old cultures, new contexts | Presenting the traditional music and dance of urban immigrant communities | Music, dance of urban communities | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2008-06-20
    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 - Groce, Nancy - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008-06-20
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    Narrative by Josepha Sherman
    • Contributor: Sherman, Josepha
    • Date: 2001-00-00
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    Merita Halili and the Raif Hyseni Orchestra
    American Folklife Center concert, 2008-06-19 | Merita Halili & the Raif Hyseni Orchestra : | Merita Halili and the Raif Hyseni Orchestra | Albanian music from New York, celebrating 40 years of the Center for Traditional Music and Dance | Homegrown 2008, the music of America
    Merita Halili and the Raif Hyseni Orchestra perform Albanian music from New York, celebrating 40 years of the Center for Traditional Music and Dance, as part of the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Halili, Merita - Hyseni, Raif - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2008-06-19
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    Jewish folk song, Ben Stonehill, and the Hotel Marseilles : c...
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2013-11-13
    As a featured presenter in the Benjamin Botkin Folklife Lecture series on November 13, 2013, Miriam Isaacs describes the role of the Library of Congress in preserving a unique musical collection. During the summer of 1948, only three years after the end of World War II, Ben Stonehill, a man devoted to Jewish culture, recorded recently-arrived Jewish survivors of the war who were temporarily...
    • Contributor: Isaacs, Miriam - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013