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    Interview with Ambassador Charles J. Nelson
    • Contributor: Tutt, Celestine - Nelson, Charles J. (Charles Joseph)
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Jenonne Walker
    • Contributor: Ewing, Raymond C. - Walker, Jenonne
    • Date: 2004-05-26
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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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    Translating Africa in Global Contexts
    Translating African oral literature in global contexts | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2010-09-22
    Although African myths and folktales have long been trivialized as childish, translators today are revealing new insights, which show that Africa led the world in the invention of the most sophisticated literary styles. Critics now particularly value the figurality, or use of metaphor, which dominates the African literary imagination. The ethics and politics of translating African oral literature, or folklore, are a microcosm of...
    • Contributor: Haring, Lee - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010-09-22
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    La Quinceanera: A Coming of Age Ritual in Latino Communities
    Coming of age ritual in Latino communities | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2006-11-08
    Norma Cantu, professor of English at the University of Texas at San Antonio, presented this talk as part of the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. The Quinceanera, the traditional coming-of-age celebration for Latinas, is an an elegant party on the girl's 15th birthday, highlighting God, family, friends, music, food and dance. Many questions emerge as one looks at this...
    • Contributor: Cantu, Norma E. - Cantú, Norma E. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006-11-08
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    Interview with John M. Reid
    • Contributor: Beecham, Charles R. - Reid, John M.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Dance Battle with Urban Artistry
    American Folklife Center concert, 2017-02-22 | Dance Battle with Urban Artistry | Homegrown 2017, the music of America
    Urban Artistry performers shared the rich traditions of their cultural communities in a series of dance battles, set to the beats of DJ Baronhawk Poitier. Urban Artistry founder and director Junious Brickhouse served as emcee.
    • Contributor: 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: 2017-02-22
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    Interview with Ambassador Roscoe S. Suddarth
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Suddarth, Roscoe S.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with David Michael Adamson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Adamson, David Michael
    • Date: 2002-06-05
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    Cowboy Poet Paul Zarzyski and Cowboy Singer-Composer Wylie Gu...
    American Folklife Center concert, 2009-10-07 | Cowboy poet Paul Zarzyski and cowboy singer-composer Wylie Gustafson from Montana | Homegrown 2009, the music of America | Cowboys Paul Zarzyski & Wylie Gustafson
    Poet Paul Zarzyski and singer-composer Wylie Gustafson perform at Coolidge Auditorium as part of the Homegrown Concert Series.
    • Contributor: Zarzyski, Paul - Gustafson, Wylie - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2009-10-07
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    The Zionaires
    American Folklife Center concert, 2008-07-24 | Zionaires : | African American gospel music from Maryland and Delaware | Homegrown 2008, the music of America
    The Zionaires perform gospel music from Maryland and Delaware, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: The Zionaires - Zionaires (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: 2008-07-24
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    Interview with J. Richard Bock
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Bock, J. Richard
    • Date: 2002-05-15
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    Interview with Herbert G. Hagerty
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Hagerty, Herbert G.
    • Date: 2001-06-20
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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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    Interview with Ambassador Harriet C. Babbitt
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Babbitt, Harriet C.
    • Date: 2002-11-21
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    Interview with Thomas F. Johnson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Johnson, Thomas F.
    • Date: 2003-03-18
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    Interview with Ambassador Nelson Ledsky
    • Contributor: Stern, Thomas - Ledsky, Nelson
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Lawrence Cohen
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Cohen, Lawrence
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Kenton W. Keith
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Keith, Kenton W.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Dog Tags: History, Stories & Folklore of Military Identification
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2012-01-26
    The 100th anniversary of the official use of American personal identity tags, affectionately known as "dog tags," recently passed without fanfare. Dog tags are highly personal items to warriors of every service and to their families as well. Each dog tag carries its own human-interest story. The acts of receiving the dog tag, hanging it around the neck, and feeling it against the body...
    • Contributor: Cucolo, Ginger
    • Date: 2012-01-26
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    Interview with Harry I. Odell
    • Contributor: Moffat, Peter - Odell, Harry I.
    • Date: 2000-04-17
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    Interview with Helmut Sonnenfeldt
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Sonnenfeldt, Helmut
    • Date: 2000-07-24
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    Interview with George F. Ward, Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Ward, George F., Jr.
    • Date: 2001-04-23
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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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    Interview with Greg Thielmann
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Thielmann, Greg
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Robert S. Steven
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Steven, Robert S.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Thomas B. Reston
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Reston, Thomas
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Arma Jane Karaer
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Karaer, Arma Jane
    • Date: 2004-04-19
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    Borderlines/Borderlands: Culture and the Canadian-U.S. Intern...
    Borderlines/Borderlands : | Culture and the Canada-U.S. international boundary symposium | American Folklife Center symposium, 2010-06-14 to 2010-06-16
    Borderlines/ Borderlands: Culture and the Canada-US International Boundary, a free symposium featuring leading Canadian and US scholars, which will explore the history and culture of regions, communities, and their residents along the Canada-U.S. border. The morning session is presented. Panel 2: History along the Border/Case Studies with David Taylor speaking on "Canadian Resouces at the American Folklife Center," Steve Winick speaking on "Franco American...
    • Contributor: Arenson, Adam - Carter, Brian - Champ, Henry - Diamond, Beverley - Dyster, Paul A. - Faid, Julian - Fischer, David Hackett - Konrad, Victor A. - Lynch, Timothy G. - Matthiesen, Birgit ... Arenson, Adam - Carter, Brian - Champ, Henry - Diamond, Beverley - Dyster, Paul A. - Faid, Julian - Fischer, David Hackett - Konrad, Victor A. - Lynch, Timothy G. - Matthiesen, Birgit - Meer, Mark - Ricou, Laurence - Robson, Patrick J. - Stovel, Nora Foster - Taft, Michael - Tarbell, Reaghan - Taylor, David Alan - Widdis, Randy W. (Randy William) - Winick, Stephen D. - American Folklife Center - Canada. Embassy (U.S.) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2010-06-16
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    Interview with Michael G. Anderson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Anderson, Michael G.
    • Date: 2005-04-22
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    Interview with Ambassador Stephen Bosworth
    • Contributor: Mahoney, Michael - Bosworth, Stephen C.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Wesley Egan
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Egan, Wesley
    • Date: 2003-10-28
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    Interview with George G. B. Griffin
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Griffin, George G.
    • Date: 2002-04-30
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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 Peter D. Eicher
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Eicher, Peter D.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Traditional Classical Persian Music
    American Folklife Center concert, 2014-04-16 | Traditional classical Persian music | Homegrown 2014, the music of America
    A concert of traditional classical Persian music by Nader Majd & Farshid Mahjour.
    • Contributor: Majd, Nader - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Library of Congress. Music Division
    • Date: 2014-04-16
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    Dale Ann Bradley Band
    American Folklife Center concert, 2016-12-07 | Dale Ann Bradley Band | Homegrown 2016, the music of America
    Dale Ann Bradley performs some of her compositions together with a tribute to Jean Ritchie and examples of traditional bluegrass songs from Kentucky found in Library of Congress collections.
    • Contributor: Bradley, Dale Ann - 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: 2016-12-07
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    Work & Transformation: Panels 3 & 4
    Documenting working Americans | American Folklife Center symposium, 2010-12-06 to 2010-12-07
    This symposium featured presentations by the 2010 recipients of the American Folklife Center's Archie Green Fellowships on their research and documentation of the culture and traditions of American workers in New York, Idaho, and Louisiana. Panels also included representatives of community-based documentation projects supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services concerning the role of America's libraries and museums as vibrant centers for...
    • Contributor: Barr, Christina L. - Boone, Mary L. - Bulger, Peggy A. - Chute, Mary L. - Cohn, D'vera - Correa, Jennifer - D'abate, Richard - Deloach, Lynda - Dewhurst, C. Kurt - Greenhouse, Steven ... Barr, Christina L. - Boone, Mary L. - Bulger, Peggy A. - Chute, Mary L. - Cohn, D'vera - Correa, Jennifer - D'abate, Richard - Deloach, Lynda - Dewhurst, C. Kurt - Greenhouse, Steven - Groen, Jeffrey A. - Iyengar, Sunil - Loughran, Maureen - McCarl, Robert - Popovich, Mark G. - Ray, Joyce M. - Rogers, Nancy E. - Rothstein, Donna S. (Donna Suzann) - Semmel, Marsha L. - Spitzer, Nicholas R. - Tabb, Derrick - Taft, Michael - Taylor, David Alan - Winick, Stephen D. - Wunder, Steve R. - Zeitlin, Steven J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.) - Archie Green Fund for Labor Culture & History
    • Date: 2010-12-07
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    Interview with Thomas L. Hughes
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Hughes, Thomas Lowe
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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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 Theresa Loar
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Loar, Theresa
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Joseph C. Wilson IV
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Wilson, Joseph C.
    • Date: 2001-01-08
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    Interview with Bernard F. Shinkman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Shinkman, Bernard F.
    • Date: 2004-12-03
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    Spyros Koliavasilis & Karpouzi Trio: Music from Greece & Asia...
    American Folklife Center concert, 2014-05-07 | Spyros Koliavasilis & Karpouzi Trio: Music from Greece & Asia Minor | Karpouzi Trio : music from Greece and Asia Minor | Homegrown 2014, the music of America
    The Karpouzi Trio plays music on traditional instruments from the Greek mainland and islands. The band loves to play for dance parties and community celebrations, and always, even in concerts, invites the audience out of their seats and onto the dance floor. Karpouzi members are Spyros Koliavasilis (vocals, oud, and the Cappadocian lyra or kemane), Margaret Loomis (santouri), and Len Newman (laouto).
    • Contributor: Various
    • Date: 2014-05-07
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    Interview with Nicholas Shapiro Lakas
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lakas, Nicholas Shapiro
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    The Sama Ensemble
    American Folklife Center concert, 2007-04-25 | Sama ensemble | Homegrown 2007, the music of America
    The Sama Ensemble performed traditional Iranian music and dance as part of the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Ensemble, Sama - Analouei, Ali Reza - Khorasani, Naser - Sama (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: 2007-04-25
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    Interview with Ambassador Harvey F. Nelson Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Nelson, Harvey F., Jr.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Bar J Wranglers: Cowboy Music from Wyoming
    Bar J Wranglers : | Cowboy music from Wyoming | Homegrown 2008, the music of America | American Folklife Center concert, 2008-10-02
    The Bar J Wranglers perform cowboy music from Wyoming, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Wranglers, Bar J - Bar J Wranglers (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: 2008-10-02
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    Interview with Kenneth A. Stammerman
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Stammerman, Kenneth A.
    • Date: 2000-07-28
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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 Georgia A. Rogers
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Rogers, Georgia A.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Archie Green: The Making of a Working-Class Hero
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2012-05-01
    This talk explores the relationship between folklorist Archie Green's formative political experiences at home, at school, and at work during the "Age of the CIO" and his subsequent development of "laborlore" as a public-oriented interdisciplinary field.
    • Contributor: Burns, Sean
    • Date: 2012-05-01
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    Passing for Traditional: The New Lost City Ramblers and Folk ...
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2011-09-09
    The New Lost City Ramblers were pioneers in the old-time music revival that paralleled the great folk music boom of the 1960s. Mike Seeger, John Cohen, and Tom Paley (later replaced by Tracy Schwarz) were city-born and suburban-bred folk musicians who specialized in recreating the sounds of rural southern stringband and early bluegrass music at a time when the folk music scene was dominated...
    • Contributor: Allen, Ray - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2011-09-08
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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 Stephen Eisenbraun
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Eisenbraun, Stephen
    • Date: 2004-12-14
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    Work & Transformation: Panels 1, 2 & Keynote
    Documenting working Americans | American Folklife Center symposium, 2010-12-06 to 2010-12-07
    This symposium featured presentations by the 2010 recipients of the American Folklife Center's Archie Green Fellowships on their research and documentation of the culture and traditions of American workers in New York, Idaho, and Louisiana. Panels also included representatives of community-based documentation projects supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services concerning the role of America's libraries and museums as vibrant centers for...
    • Contributor: Barr, Christina L. - Boone, Mary L. - Bulger, Peggy A. - Chute, Mary L. - Cohn, D'vera - Correa, Jennifer - D'abate, Richard - Deloach, Lynda - Dewhurst, C. Kurt - Greenhouse, Steven ... Barr, Christina L. - Boone, Mary L. - Bulger, Peggy A. - Chute, Mary L. - Cohn, D'vera - Correa, Jennifer - D'abate, Richard - Deloach, Lynda - Dewhurst, C. Kurt - Greenhouse, Steven - Groen, Jeffrey A. - Iyengar, Sunil - Loughran, Maureen - McCarl, Robert - Popovich, Mark G. - Ray, Joyce M. - Rogers, Nancy E. - Rothstein, Donna S. (Donna Suzann) - Semmel, Marsha L. - Spitzer, Nicholas R. - Tabb, Derrick - Taft, Michael - Taylor, David Alan - Winick, Stephen D. - Wunder, Steve R. - Zeitlin, Steven J. - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Institute of Museum and Library Services (U.S.) - Archie Green Fund for Labor Culture & History
    • Date: 2010-12-06
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    Interview with Irving Sablosky
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Sablosky, Irving
    • Date: 2000-03-21
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    Interview with Jane Byington
    • Contributor: Sullivan, Margaret - Byington, Jane
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with George Jaeger
    • Contributor: Daniels, Robert - Jaeger, George
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Dr. Robert R. Bowie
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Livingston, Robert Gerald - Gassert, Phillip - Immerman, Robert - Steege, Paul - Bowie, Robert R. (Robert Richardson)
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Robert Hopper
    • Contributor: Ewing, Raymond C. - Hopper, Robert
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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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 William Lenderking
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lenderking, William
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Hugh De Santis
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - De Santis, Hugh
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Greta N. Morris
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Morris, Greta N.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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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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    Interview with Ambassador Larry C. Williamson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Williamson, Larry C.
    • Date: 2006-10-26
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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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    Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers
    American Folklife Center concert, 2013-08-07 | The Northern Kentucky Brotherhood : quartet-style a capella gospel music from Kentucky | Homegrown 2013, the music of America
    Concert by the Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers.
    • Contributor: Northern Kentucky Brotherhood Singers - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2013-08-07
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    Afghan Women's Stories: the Problematics of Cover
    Afghan women's stories | Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2007-09-19
    Afghan women in burkas have become iconic representations of women's oppression in western media, but this representation is contested in various ways by Afghan women and men. The most common observation by Afghan women activists is that we westerners should get over it, that the burka, hot, uncomfortable and inconvenient as it is, is certainly not their most pressing problem. It has even proved...
    • Contributor: Mills, Margaret - Mills, Margaret Ann - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007-09-19
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    Interview with Dale V. Slaght
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Slaght, Dale Vernon
    • Date: 2005-07-05
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    Interview with Michelle E. Truitt
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Truitt, Michelle E.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador Johnny Young
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Young, Johnny
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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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 W. Garth Thorburn
    • Contributor: Mustard, Allan - Thorburn, W. Garth
    • Date: 2006-01-16
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    Take Me Out to the Library of Congress
    American Folklife Center symposium, 2009-10-02 to 2009-10-03
    Librarian of Congress James H. Billington kicks off the Library's Baseball Americana Symposium with the help of Martha Madden, Ernie Banks and Rep. Zach Wamp. Baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks is presented with the Living Legend Award given by the Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Alstrom, Ed - Banks, Ernie - Ceresi, Frank - Cook, Murray - Dickson, Paul - Dierker, Larry - Frank, Russell - Hillerich, John - Johnson, Mamie - Katz, Harry L. ... Alstrom, Ed - Banks, Ernie - Ceresi, Frank - Cook, Murray - Dickson, Paul - Dierker, Larry - Frank, Russell - Hillerich, John - Johnson, Mamie - Katz, Harry L. - Kraig, Bruce - Reyburn, Susan - Smith, Claire - American Folklife Center - Library of Congress. Publishing Office - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2009-09-30
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    Rosie Stewart in Concert
    American Folklife Center concert, 2007-05-09 | Rosie Stewart in concert | Rosie Stewart, performing traditional folksong from Belcoo, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland
    Rosie Stewart, a singer from Co. Fermanagh in Ireland, performed in concert, including "Adieu to Lovely Garrison," as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program at the Library of Congress co-sponsored by the American Folklife Center and The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure/Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
    • Contributor: Stewart, Rosie - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Northern Ireland. Department of Culture, Arts & Leisure
    • Date: 2007-05-09
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    A Musical Demonstration by Gary Hastings and Brian Mullen
    A musical demonstration by Gary Hastings and Brian Mullen | American Folklife Center lecture, 2007-05-29 | American Folklife Center concert, 2007-05-29
    Flautist Gary Hastings and singer Brian Mullen present a concert and lecture as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program at the Library of Congress sponsored by the American Folklife Center and The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure/Arts Council of Northern Ireland.
    • Contributor: Hastings, Gary - Mullen, Brian - Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Northern Ireland. Department of Culture, Arts & Leisure - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007-05-29
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    Interview with John R. Ratigan
    • Contributor: Ewing, Raymond C. - Ratigan, John R.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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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 Richard M. Gibson
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gibson, Richard M.
    • Date: 2007-01-14
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    Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver
    Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver | American Folklife Center concert, 2006-09-13 | Bluegrass and gospel music from Bristol, Tennessee. | Homegrown 2006, the music of America
    Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver perform bluegrass and gospel music from Tennessee, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.
    • Contributor: Lawson, Doyle - Daley, Katy - Quicksilver (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage - Wamu-Fm (Radio Station : Washington, D.C.)
    • Date: 2006-09-13
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    Interview with Sally (Sarah) B. Cutler
    • Contributor: Fenzi, Jewell - Cutler, Sally (Sarah)
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Laborlore: Collecting and Contextualizing Laborlore
    American Folklife Center symposium, 2007-08-15 to 2007-08-16 | American Folklife Center lecture, 2007-08-16
    Through a case study approach, the panelists focus on a range of issues confronting documentary fieldworkers and their community collaborators in the arena of documenting and representing occupational lore and traditions. Focusing on maritime traditions and ranching culture, participants address the issues of how to frame labor culture and traditions for a broader public in the realm of the museum, the internet and live...
    • Contributor: Various - Alvarez, Maribel L - Ardery, Julia S. - Cannon, Hal - Dickens, Hazel - Eff, Elaine - Fleischhauer, Carl - Glaser-Church, Susan - Johnson, Paula J. - Lane, James "petey," ... Various - 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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    Interview with Ambassador Edward Gabriel
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gabriel, Edward
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Ambassador George Quincey Lumsden
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Lumsden, George Quincey
    • Date: 2000-01-11
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    "It's Of My Rambles..." A Journey in the Song Tradition of Ul...
    Journey in the song tradition of Ulster | American Folklife Center lecture, 2008-11-06 | American Folklife Center concert, 2008-11-06
    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 Mark S. Pratt
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Pratt, Mark S.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Literatura de Cordel: Continuity and Change in Brazilian Popu...
    Continuity and change in Brazilian popular literature | American Folklife Center symposium, 2011-09-26 to 2011-09-27
    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
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    Interview with Robert E. Asher
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Asher, Robert E.
    • Date: 2000-11-10
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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 Barbara Shelby Merello
    • Contributor: Hoffacker, Lewis - Merello, Barbara Shelby
    • Date: 2000-01-27
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    Interview with Ambassador David Greenlee
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Greenlee, David
    • 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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    Interview with Eugene M. Schaeffer
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Schaeffer, Eugene M.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Hoop Dances by Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner
    American Folklife Center concert, 2007-11-15 | Dallas Chief Eagle and Jasmine Pickner | Homegrown 2007, the music of America
    Two first place World Hoop Dance Champions have joined together to model and dance a vision of male and female balance, harmony and respect as traditionally practiced by their ancestors. Dallas Chief Eagle, Rosebud Sioux tribal member, and Jasmine Pickner of the Crow Creek Sioux tribe are both world-traveled hoop dancers. They performed as part of the American Folklife Center's Homegrown Concert Series.
    • Contributor: Pickner, Jasmine - Chief Eagle, D. - Herseth Sandlin, Stephanie - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2007-11-15
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    Interview with Ambassador Alphonse La Porta
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Laporta, Alphonse F.
    • Date: 2010-00-00
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    Interview with Howard Imbrey
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Imbrey, Howard
    • Date: 2001-06-21
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    North American Influence on a North Ireland Song Collection
    John Moulden | Folksongs from Northern Ireland | American Folklife Center lecture, 2007-05-02 | American Folklife Center concert, 2007-05-02
    John Moulden, singer and author from Ulster, presented a lecture titled "North American Influence on a North Ireland Song Collection" as part of the Rediscover Northern Ireland Program at the Library of Congress co-sponsored by the American Folklife Center and The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure/Arts Council of Northern Ireland. Included in his lecture was discussion of the Sam Henry Collection, the largest...
    • Contributor: Moulden, John - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Arts Council of Northern Ireland - Northern Ireland. Department of Culture, Arts & Leisure
    • Date: 2007-05-02
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    Interview with John D. Caswell
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Caswell, John D.
    • Date: 2000-08-04