Monthly Archives for May 2010

“The Day We Fall Is Not The Day We Sink”: Cultural Repatriation in Haiti After the Quake

Date posted: May 11, 2010

By Gage Averill, SEM President In an odd twist of fate, my trip to Haiti in mid-January was postponed when the remote broadcast I was helping to set up from the Port-au-Prince Jazz Festival for CIUT-FM in Toronto fell apart. …

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Alan Lomax: The Man Who Recorded the World

Date posted: May 5, 2010

On May 5, Yale University’s John Szwed will present and discuss his upcoming biography of Alan Lomax for the Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series at the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress, from 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm. The …

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