61 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Emigration and immigration"
Maya in Exile documentary

Maya in Exile documentary

Date
Description
One video cassette. 28-minute documentary by Allen Burns (a UF professor of anthropology) about Guatemalan Mayans immigrants in the United States. NOTE -- this is a copyrighted documentary. No duplicates will be made.
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Mary Lipponen interview

Mary Lipponen interview

Date
1981-09-02
Description
Three audio cassettes. Lipponen talks about her life in Finland and the United States. Copied onto T81-92, T81-93 & T81-94.
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Louise Sanders presentation at the 1986 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Louise Sanders presentation at the 1986 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1989-07-10
Description
Nine audio cassettes. The theme this year was "Folklife and Immigration." C89-31: Nancy Nusz and Ormond Loomis open the Seminar. Olivia Cadaval is the primary speaker. She opens with a discussion of her family's background and traditions as immigrants. She also discusses her ethnicity as a Latin American; layers of identity; definitions of culture; folk culture and folklife; festivals; aesthetic use of space; identity through items and structures; participant view of folk culture; institutions within the community; material culture and how it is meaningful to us; elite, popular, and folk culture as a continuum. C89-32: Olivia Cadaval continues her discussion focusing on time concept; pop pressure; defines folk culture-groups/communities; ethnicity and material culture; "built environment"; extended family in the neighborhood, community, home, occupation, religion, society, etc.; regionalism; border traditions; stereotypes. She approaches these subjects from a Latin American perspective referring to terms such as comadres and copadres, and subjects such as the Virgen de Guadalupe. C89-33: Olivia Cadaal continues her discussion on stereotypes focusing on such subjects as virgins; significant plants; Spanish bayonet; the piƱata. Nancy Nusz conducts/discusses community building. Olivia Cadaval on the immigrant home. C89-34: Continuation of Olivia Cadaval on the immigrant home; discussion of occupational traditions including Curly Dekle and whipmaking; Haitian traditions; society at work; hierarchies; illustration of traditional occupations. C89-35: Discussion of occupations is continued. Ricki Saltzman discusses folk religion and Jewish folklore and ethnicity; foodways in religion; the Jewish religious year and generational upbringing; Jewish cookbooks as showing community value; variation differences between ideal and reality; festive foodways; wedding, birthday, and funeral customs. Specific aspects of the topics mentioned include Eastern Europe; the Passover/Easter; Torah; Mezuzah. C89-36: Riki Saltzman continues her discussion with ways to get children and their families to use/investigate folklore; ritual comparison (Kwanza is used as an example). Seminar attendees form groups of three, interview one another, and discuss results. Olivia Cadaval discusses folk examples of today; shows video clips of neighborhood celebrations seen and discussed; ethnic community celebrations (Corpus Christi, Holy Cross, and comparsa used as examples). C89-37: Olivia Cadaval continues discussion of community celebrations and material culture; toys. She reviews folk culture and material culture and discusses it as applied to folk art (Seminole art used as example). C89-38: Nancy Nusz continues discussion of folk art and discusses examples such as the Quetzal (bird symbolic of Guatemala). Slides are shown. There is an indication that a machine breaks part way into Side B - the index sheet does not specify whether it is tape recorder or slide machine. C89-39: Slideshow of folk artisans discussed.
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Karen Kahill interview

Karen Kahill interview

Date
1981-09-02
Description
One audio cassettes. Kahill, born in Koville, talks about her life in Finland and the United States. Copied onto T81-95.
Collection
Interviews with Tarpon Springs residents

Interviews with Tarpon Springs residents

Date
1987-03-21
Description
Seven audio cassette. Interviews conducted by folklorist Taylor with Tapron Springs residents during the Tarpon Springs Centennial Celebration. They discuss local culture, sponge diving, Greek America community, their life histories, and other local customs.
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Interview with Waino Talas

Interview with Waino Talas

Date
1981-03-23
Description
One reel to reel. Talas talks about his life in Finland and the United States. In Finnish.
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Interview with Viola Karhu

Interview with Viola Karhu

Date
1981-03-26
Description
One reel to reels. Karhu talks about life in Finland and the United States. In Finnish.
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Interview with Veikko Kotilainen

Interview with Veikko Kotilainen

Date
1981-03-27
Description
One reel to reels. Kotilainen talks about life in Finland and the United States. In Finnish.
Collection
Interview with Ukrainian historians John Kohut and Professor Tahasky

Interview with Ukrainian historians John Kohut and Professor Tahasky

Date
1985-03-18
Description
Two audio cassettes. C87-3: John Kohut discusses the history of Ukraine and the division of modern Ukraine; differences between the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches; Soviet effect on traditional cultures; Ukrainian immigration to the United States and Canada; Taras Shevchenko, national hero; Ukrainian traditions; his family history and their immigration to the U.S. in the 1800s; differences between Russians and Ukrainians; differences between American and Ukrainian eggs. Mr. Tahaksy joins Mr. Kohut for a discussion on religious history; Soviet deportation of priests and oppression of Catholics; hierarchy of Ukrainian Catholic Church; Ukrainian organizations and means of communication. C87-4: John Kohut discusses other Ukrainian organizations in North America; church hall as community meeting place; writings of Ukrainian dissidents; Ukrainian immigration to the U.S. in the 1920s; national hero Shevchenko writing songs that the church performs; national holidays and customs; location of Ukrainians throughout United States.
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Interview with Ukrainian egg decorator Sophia Moskaluk

Interview with Ukrainian egg decorator Sophia Moskaluk

Date
1985-03-22
Description
Two audio cassettes. Sophia Moskaluk, Ukrainian egg decorator and embroiderer, describes her family background; mistreatment of her father and stepfather in the Ukraine and Europe; migrating to the United States; developing Ukrainian community in Tampa; coming to terms with her cultural heritage; the art of pysanky (Ukrainian egg decorating); preserving Ukrainian culture in the United States; St. Petersburg International Folk Fair events; describes political views among Ukrainian immigrants; compares egg decorating and regionalism in the Ukraine and the United States; discusses the use of the article "the" before "Ukraine"; the art of embroidery.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Maya in Exile documentaryMaya in Exile documentaryMoving ImageVideo recording
Documentary videos
Mayans
Maya arts
Emigration and immigration
Native Americans
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a_s1576_06_c81-063bMary Lipponen interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_24_c89-031Louise Sanders presentation at the 1986 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundFolklorists
Conferences and seminars series
Teaching of folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Forums (Discussion and debate)
Educators
Performing arts
Latinos
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_06_c81-066Karen Kahill interviewSoundField recordings
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Personal experience narratives
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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Interviews with Tarpon Springs residentsInterviews with Tarpon Springs residentsSoundInterviews
Greek Americans
Local history
Community culture
Community identity
Oral histories
Oral communication
Life histories
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_t83-004Interview with Waino TalasSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_t83-011Interview with Viola KarhuSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_t83-012Interview with Veikko KotilainenSoundFieldwork
Interviews
Oral histories
Life histories
Finnish Americans
Emigration and immigration
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a_s1576_23_c87-003Interview with Ukrainian historians John Kohut and Professor TahaskySoundHistorian
Fieldwork
Interviews
Emigration and immigration
Ukraine
Ukraine History
Folklore and history
Arts, Ukrainian
Ukrainian Americans
Ukrainian American art
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a_s1576_23_c87-001Interview with Ukrainian egg decorator Sophia MoskalukSoundArtisans
Fieldwork
Interviews
Emigration and immigration
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Oral histories
Arts, Ukrainian
Ukrainian Americans
Ukrainian American art
Egg decoration
Eggs
Pysanky
Family history
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