Monthly Archives for January 2006

Stetson Kennedy Foundation Inaugural Event

Date posted: January 30, 2006

The Stetson Kennedy Foundation (“Dedicated to Human Rights and Justice, Fostering Folklife, and Stewardship of Nature”) presents “An Evening with Stetson Kennedy.” Special appearance by Arlo Guthrie singing his father Woody Guthrie’s ballad about Kennedy, “Beluthahatchee Bill.” Former NPR anchor …

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“The Lomax Legacy: Folklore in a Globalizing Century”

Date posted: January 18, 2006

A Symposium Presented by the American Folklife Center and the Association for Cultural Equity, at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC A diverse group of scholars, cultural workers and media producers will gather in the Mumford Room of the …

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Jelly Roll Morton Recordings Awarded Prix Charles Cros

Date posted: January 1, 2006

Paris. In its 59th Palmaré the Académie Charles Cros awarded the Lomax Archive the Prix Charles Cros for historical and editorial work on The Complete Library of Congress Recordings by Alan Lomax. The Prix Charles Cros is the most distinguished …

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