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1983 Festival of American Folklife

June 23-27, June 30-July 4

by Festival of American Folklife (1983 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by Smithsonian in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk festivals -- United States.,
  • Folklore -- New Jersey.,
  • Cookery -- New Jersey.,
  • Marine resources -- New Jersey.,
  • Boats and boating -- New Jersey.,
  • Silk industry -- New Jersey -- Paterson.,
  • Oyster culture -- New Jersey.,
  • French Americans -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.,
  • Folklore -- Louisiana.,
  • New Jersey -- History.,
  • Cumberland County (N.J.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFestival of American Folklife 1983
    StatementSmithsonian Institution, National Park Service
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsSmithsonian Institution, United States. National Park Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44, [16] p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24230724M
    OCLC/WorldCa13046821

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Festival of American Folklife by Festival of American Folklife ( Washington, D.C.), , Smithsonian Institution edition, in EnglishPages: he American Folklife Center (AFC) was created in by the U.S. Con-gress, making us America's designated national folklife center. Our mandate is “to preserve and present American folklife,” which we achieve in many ways. We conduct and facilitate research on folklife, documenting all .

    This summer the Smithsonian Folklife Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary with an exploration of circus arts and the impact of migration over generations. The Festival has long played a role Author: Michael Atwood Mason.   Ralph C. Rinzler served as the Director of the Festival of American Folklife from He was also the founding Director of the Office of Folklife Programs, which became the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage.

    Browse LC finding aids by LC location. Finding aids are XML documents created using the Encoded Archival Description (EAD). American Folk Blues Festival photograph collection, American Folklife Center. (11) American Folklife Center concert, American Folklife Center concert, The Texas Folklife Festival was first held in as an extension of the educational programs of the Institute of Texan Cultures museum. A major thrust of the Festival was to preserve and display the ethnic traditions and pioneer skills that had helped to form the state. The Festival features entertainment, skill demonstrations, local and ethnic food and beverages, music, and other programs.


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1983 Festival of American Folklife by Festival of American Folklife (1983 Washington, D.C.) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Living traditions of, by, and for the people. Folklife Folkways Festival. Festival. Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St.

and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC, | +1 () | Contact Us. Festival of American Folklife: JuneJune July 4 by Festival of American Folklife ( Washington, D.C.) ; Smithsonian Institution ; United : Festival of American Folklife, French-American program (FAF_Penland_08).

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YA-- This book reflects the joyous, bustling, try-anything-once atmosphere of a Smithsonian Festival of American Folklife and invites readers to sample our ethnic culinary diversity. The recipes are grouped to reflect the geography of the United States, but the index makes it possible to find foods from Armenian fruit leather to a Senegalese Cited by: 2.

Festival of American Folklife October Item Preview Includes the program for the Festival New immigration and new urban cultures in the making -- Costuming, Latin-America and Caribbean urban carnivals -- Caribbean contributions to the U.S.A.

community -- Bringing a winter festival to Washington -- Ethnicity and community Pages: He coordinates an annual conference on Holidays, Ritual, Festival, Celebration, and Public Display at Bowling Green State University. Peggy A. Bulger () Peggy A.

Bulger is director of the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress, the second person to hold that position since the U.S.

Congress created the Center in Icarus Revisited: The Folklore and Folklife of Flight by Jack Santino rary occupational group is presented at the Festival of American Folklife. Because folklore is often identified with old and dying customs, contemporary is the th anniversary of man in flight, commemorating the first.

late Louis Beaudoin, a brilliant French-American fiddler and many times a participant in the Festival of American Folklife, was a third generation Ameri­ can born in the "Little Canada" of Lowell, Massachusetts.

The French Americans have been partners in the cultural, economic and political development of North America from the beginning. The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural.

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, launched inis an international exhibition of living cultural heritage presented annually in the summer in Washington, D.C. in the United States.

It is held on the National Mall for two weeks around the Fourth of July (the U.S. Independence Day) holiday. The Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage produces the Festival. TheFesti\-alofAmericanFolklit'eisespeciallysignificantforthe Smithsonianand, I might aeld, pleasing to me, hecairse it brings \ibrant representatixesof cnltiires with which the Institution has aspecial affinity.

Washington. Local Legacies Project Celebrating Community Roots: American Folklife Center, Library of Congress. Northwest Folklife Festival The Cape Fox Dancers, Festival Photo: Steve Meltzer Cape Fox Dancers, Festival One of the largest organizations in the country focusing on folk, ethnic, and traditional arts, Northwest Folklife joins together cultures and communities in a vibrant.

and American powers. The European and American economic invasion of Hawai'i dur­ ing the first century after contact was unpar­ alleled in the Pacific. During a century of ocean travel, exploration, trade and tourism the most isolated spot on the globe became a popular port of call precisely because the islands were the only landfall within 2, The Festival took place for two five-day weeks (June and July ) between Madison Drive and Jefferson Drive and between 10th Street and 14th Street, south of the National Museum of American History and the National Museum of Natural History (see site plan).A visual highlight of the Festival site was a large flooded rice paddy in the Japan program, where daily rice.

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Tags: Book Club Picks, Current Affairs / World Affairs / War, Fiction, Folklife, Language / Culture / Folklife. American Folk Blues Festival photograph collection, [XML (EAD3)] [METS] Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo collection on Latin American folklore, American Folklife, Festival of Last weekend in June to first weekend in July Since the Festival of American Folklife has been held on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the richness and diversity of American and world cultures.

Since that time the Festival has presented more t musicians, craftspeople, storytellers, cooks. Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group. These include oral traditions such as tales, proverbs and include material culture, ranging from traditional building styles to handmade toys common to the re also includes customary lore, the forms and rituals of.American Folklife Center September SUMMARY.

The Lowell Folklife Project Collection consists of audio recordings, photographs, manuscript materials, publications, ephemera, and accompanying documentation related to the American Folklife Center's Lowell Folklife Project.Part I.

Topics of Research --American Experiences --Colonizing a New Society / William D. Piersen 4 --Finding the Way Home: The Interpretation of American Indian Folklore / Elaine Jahner 11 --The Unfulfilled Promise of North American Indian Folklore / George Lankford 18 --Afro-American Folk Music / Ronald R.

Smith 24 --The Westward.