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    "It's Of My Rambles..." A Journey in the Song Tradition of Ulster Len Graham presented a lecture titled "'It's Of My Rambles...' A Journey in the Song Tradition of Ulster" as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program. Graham explored the folk song tradition of his native Ulster. His talk was interspersed with live performances of songs in English on many themes, including early classic ballads, broadside ballads, and songs of love, politics, emigration and many ...
    • Contributor: Graham, Len - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008-11-06
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    Interview with Ambassador Henry Allen Holmes
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Holmes, Henry Allen
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Theodore A. Boyd
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Boyd, Theodore A.
    • Date: 2005-11-29
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    Interview with Arva C. Floyd
    • Contributor: Floyd, Arva C. - Kennedy, Charles Stuart
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Maryann Minutillo
    • Contributor: Wong, Monique - Minutillo, Maryann
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Laborlore Keynote Address Nick Spitzer presents a talk titled "In Katrina's Wake: The Building Trades in New Orleans." This presentation focuses on the historical and contemporary relationships of skilled building trades workers in New Orleans to the musical and visual culture of their place. Interviews with veteran workers in the local music and work communities point to the resilience and creative spirit of New Orleans communities as ...
    • Contributor: Spitzer, Nick - Alvarez, Maribel L - Ardery, Julia S. - Cannon, Hal - Dickens, Hazel - Eff, Elaine - Fleischhauer, Carl - Glaser-Church, Susan - Johnson, Paula J. - Lane, James "petey," ... Spitzer, Nick - Alvarez, Maribel L - Ardery, Julia S. - Cannon, Hal - Dickens, Hazel - Eff, Elaine - Fleischhauer, Carl - Glaser-Church, Susan - Johnson, Paula J. - Lane, James "petey," - Lewis, Anne - McCarl, Robert - McNeil, Bryan T. - Munoz, Michael S. - Purkey, Elaine - Roediger, David R. - Seeger, Mike - Spitzer, Nicholas R. - Wilson, Joe - Archie Green Fund for Labor Culture & History - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007-08-16
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    The Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band The Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band performs at the Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Not Too Bad Bluegrass Band - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2010-10-13
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    Interview with Ambassador Harry G. Barnes
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Barnes, Harry G. (Harry George)
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Sermon by Pastor John Mack
    • Contributor: Mack, John
    • Date: 2001-09-30
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    Interview with Robert B. Petersen
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Petersen, Robert
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin: Traditional Passamaquoddy Music From Maine Wayne Newell and Blanch Sockabasin, members of the Passamaquoddy Tribe in Maine, perform at Coolidge Auditorium. They share music and culture of the Passamaquoddy Tribe.
    • Contributor: Newell, Wayne - Sockabasin, Blanch - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2009-09-16
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    Facing the Music: Traditional Culture and Copyright To what extent should copyright law protect the use and exploitation of traditional culture belonging to indigenous communities? Today's copyright law sadly overlooks and, arguably, discriminates against the interests of the authors of indigenous or traditional musical works - including folk music. As a single example, copyright law asserts that a work must, in effect, be written down for it to be copyrightable; this ...
    • Contributor: Bachner, Bryan - Bachner, Bryan S. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006-05-31
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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 Dennis G. Harter
    • Contributor: Charles Stuart Kennedy - Harter, Dennis G.
    • Date: 2011-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Walter Mondale
    • Contributor: Reuther, David E. - Mondale, Walter F.
    • Date: 2004-04-27
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    Interview with Jacques J. Reinstein
    • Contributor: Armstrong, Willis C. - Dunnigan, Thomas J. - Reinstein, Jacques
    • Date: 2001-02-05
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    Interview with Geoffrey W. Chapman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Chapman, Geoffrey W.
    • Date: 2005-03-18
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    The Will to Adorn: Reflections on African American Identity and the Aesthetics of Dress Diana N'Diaye shares stories, observations, and insights from "The Will to Adorn," a community-centered research and public presentation project, which explores and examines the diversity of African American cultural identities as expressed through traditional arts of the body, dress, and adornment.
    • Contributor: N'diaye, Diana - N'diaye, Diana Baird - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013-01-30
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    Interview with Henry Precht
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Precht, Henry
    • Date: 2000-03-08
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    Empires, Multiculturalisms and Borrowed Heartsongs: What Does it Mean to Sing Russian/Mennonite Songs? Jonathan Dueck presented "Empires, Multiculturalisms and Borrowed Heartsongs: What Does It Mean to Sing Russian/Mennonite Songs?" as part of the Benjamin Botkin lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. As "colonists" in 19th-century Russia, Mennonites sang German diasporic choral musics and borrowed Russian choral musics; when war drove many to North America, Mennonites drew on this repertoire and borrowed new repertoires to forge ...
    • Contributor: Dueck, Jonathan - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008-05-21
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    Coffeehouses: Folk Music, Culture & Counterculture Since the 1950s, the history of the American folk music revival has been intertwined with the rise of coffeehouses and coffeehouse culture. This forum brings together notable coffeehouse producer Betsy Siggins from Boston's legendary Club 47, Caffe Lena History Project Founder and Producer Jocelyn Arem, filmmaker and documentarian Todd Kwait, and Baltimore-based performer and "open mic" organizer Rob Hinkal to explore folk music coffeehouses, ...
    • Contributor: Arem, Jocelyn - Hinkal, Rob - Groce, Nancy - Kwait, Todd - Siggins, Betsy - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2014-04-11
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    Interview with Howard Imbrey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Imbrey, Howard
    • Date: 2001-06-21
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    Interview with Barbara Shelby Merello
    • Contributor: Hoffacker, Lewis - Merello, Barbara Shelby
    • Date: 2000-01-27
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    Interview with Dr. Reuben Lev
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lev, Reuben
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers The Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers perform a capella gospel music from Kentucky, another in the 2009 Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers - Jennings, Ric - Gates, Bob - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2009-07-16