Yearly Archives for 2013

Repatriation in Senatobia, Mississippi

Date posted: October 11, 2013

On October 12, 2013, ACE participated in the All Our Friends Hill Country Blue Celebration, hosted by the Emily J. Pointer Library in Como, Mississippi, with a repatriation of the recordings, photographs, and video that were taken by Alan Lomax in Tate County, Mississippi.

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Cultural Equity YouTube Channel is live

Date posted: August 22, 2013

The Association for Cultural Equity, the Green Family Foundation, and Media-Generation are pleased to announce the launch of the Cultural Equity YouTube channel. Featuring footage shot in 2012 of Carriacou’s enduring Big Drum ritual, the channel is a celebration of Grenadian folklore and a platform for cultural feedback with the people of Carriacou, Grenada, and the entire Grenadian Diaspora.

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36th Anniversary of Voyager Launch

Date posted: August 20, 2013

On this day in 1977, the spacecraft Voyager was launched into space. Alan Lomax was asked by Carl Sagan to assist in the project by helping to select the sounds and songs that featured as tracks on the “golden records” …

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ACE YouTube Channel Reaches 4,000,000 views

Date posted: June 19, 2013

Alan Lomax Archive’s YouTube channel has reached over four million views! Our sincere thanks to friends and fans the world over for spending time with Lomax’s moving image collections.

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The Alan Lomax Archive has historic eBay sale

Date posted: March 11, 2013

On Saturday, March 9, ACE began an eBay auction of audio and film equipment, records, photograph prints, and other items from our office. In partnership with eBay’s Giving Works program for non-profit organizations, over 300 items will be auctioned in the …

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