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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 Marshall Green
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Martens, Robert J. - Green, Marshall
    • Date: 1988-12-29
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    Interview with Chas W. Freeman Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Freeman, Chas W., Jr.
    • Date: 1995-04-14
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    Interview with David M. Schoonover
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Schoonover, David M.
    • Date: 2004-02-09
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    Interview with Harlan Cleveland
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Cleveland, Harlan
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Howard H. Lange
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lange, Howard H.
    • Date: 2000-06-20
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    Memoirs of a Foreign Service Officer's Wife, 1938-1958
    • Contributor: Ringwalt, Mildred Teusler
    • Date: 2004-00-00
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    Interview with Lispenard Crocker (Lisa) Green
    • Contributor: Meyers, Hope Macbride - Green, Lispenard Crocker (Lisa)
    • Date: 1987-03-05
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    Interview with Edgar J. Gordon
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gordon, Edgar J.
    • Date: 1997-02-10
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    Interview with Marshall Green
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Martens, Robert J. - Green, Marshall
    • Date: 1989-03-03
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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 Kingsley W. Hamilton
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Hamilton, Kingsley Wheeler
    • Date: 1994-12-09
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    Interview with Earl Wilson
    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Wilson, Earl
    • Date: 1988-10-14
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    Interview with McKinney Russell
    • Contributor: Schmidt, G. Lewis - Russell, McKinney
    • Date: 1997-05-10
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    Interview with Ray E. Jones
    • Contributor: Dunnigan, Thomas J. - Jones, Ray E.
    • Date: 1994-08-23
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    Interview with Michael Boorstein
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Boorstein, Michael
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Traditional Chinese Zheng Music from Florida Ann Yao plays the zheng, a long, horizontal plucked zither that is one the most ancient musical instruments in China. She is joined in this performance by Wang Guowei playing the erhu, a two-stringed fiddle, and by Chen Yihan, playing the pipa, a pear-shaped lute.
    • Contributor: Yao, Ann - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2011-07-27
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    Interview with David G. Brown
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Brown, David G.
    • Date: 2003-01-28
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    Interview with Paul Good
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Good, Paul
    • Date: 2000-08-03
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    Interview with David J. Fischer
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Pasturing, Robert S. - Fischer, David J.
    • Date: 1998-03-06
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    Interview with John S. Service
    • Contributor: Levenson, Rosemary - Service, John S. (John Stewart)
    • Date: 1977-00-00
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    Interview with Kenneth Yates
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Yates, Kenneth
    • Date: 1997-03-20
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    Kunqu: China's First Great Multi-art Theatrical Tradition Marjory Bong-Ray Liu presented "Total Theatre -- The Art of Kunqu, China's Earliest Classical Opera" as part of the Benjamin Botkin lecture series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Chinese opera, especially Kunqu, is particularly noted for its graceful dance movements and gestures that are an integral part of the total art form, unlike many western operas where the aural aspect is predominant. Kunqu ...
    • Contributor: Bong-Ray Liu, Marjory - Liu, Marjory Bong-Ray - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Asian Division
    • Date: 2008-09-04
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    Interview with Richard Thomas Kennedy
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Kennedy, Richard Thomas
    • Date: 1995-09-27
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    Interview with Joseph A. Yager
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Yager, Joseph A.
    • Date: 1999-11-03