Monthly Archives for January 2015

Omaggio ad Alan Lomax (Homage to Alan Lomax)

Date posted: January 29, 2015

A centennial celebration consisting of a photo exhibit, dinner, and performances by the Civita Folk Orchestra, Mimì Sterrantino e gli Accusati, and M. Cuzzocrea & F. Barbanera at La Lomax, the club in Catania named for Alan. Saturday, January 31. …

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Alan Lomax Centennial Celebration: KBOO radio special

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13 hours of special programming to ring in Lomax’s centennial, selected and broadcast/webcast by Portland, Oregon’s KBOO.
From Friday 1/30 at 8pm (Pacific) to Saturday 1/31 at 9am.
More information here.

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Alan Lomax: Folklorist Filmmaker

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A six-hour marathon of Alan Lomax’s films and raw footage, from his earliest Library of Congress trips to Haiti, Kentucky, and Michigan to his last moving image collection, shot on the Grenadan island of Carriacou, in 1991
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Dreamland, Louisville, Kentucky
More information here.

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Am I Born to Die?

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An afternoon of folk and experimental music, film, and spoken word to mark the centenary of the birth of Alan Lomax
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Caroline Gardens Chapel, London Asylum, London, England
More information here.

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