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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Oral tradition"
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Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1986-05-14
Description
Five audio cassettes. Recordings of a seminar regarding teaching folklore in the class room (in the previous years, the seminars were called Folklife in the Classroom Teachers Seminar.) The theme dealt with field research and publishing. The keynote speaker was George Reynolds, author/editor of the Foxfire books. He spoke, along with some of his students, on research, interviewing, editing, and publishing as an educational tool.
Collection
Recordings of the Basement to Attic Conference

Recordings of the Basement to Attic Conference

Date
1986-02-07
Description
22 audio cassettes. (Tapes C86-22 through C86-34 are found in box 18.) A conference co-sponsored by the Florida Folklife Program and the Jacksonville Museum of Science and History that dealt with collecting and researching folklife and folklore. The recordings cover the various sessions, workshops, and keynote speakers that covered all aspects of folklife research. Speakers and topics included; What is folklore (Yerkovich/Loomis/Waterman); Reasons for collecting (Kennedy); Folklore (Bulger); archaeology (FSU professor Marrinnan); oral history (Waterman); ethnomusicology (Olsen); cultural geography (Lamme); Ethics in collecting (Kennedy/Foreman/Waterman/Olsen/Bulger); WPA collecting (Kennedy); education and folklore in schools (Nusz); Zora Neale Hurston (Reaver); Keynote speech on folklife collecting (Ives of Maine); technological issues (Walker/Young); and videotaping folklife (Larsen). In addition,. Marie Buggs, Judge Corbin, and Thelma sing and tell stories. For more information on topics, detailed tape indexes, see the index sheets located in S 1579, box 1, folder: "C86-1 through C86-98."
Collection
Robert Dixon discussing shape-note singing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Robert Dixon discussing shape-note singing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History)

Date
1992-05-23
Description
One audio cassette recordings. Workshop on shaped-note singing led by ,long-time festival performer Robert Dixon of Naples, FL. He discusses the method and purpose of shaped-note singing and leads the audience in performing some tunes (one is "Suwannee River"). Because this was the 40th festival, the Crossroads area was partly devoted to performers who contributed to the festival's past and development.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 1)

Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 1)

Date
2006-05-27
Description
One compact disc. NOTE--the recording is very poor. Mansfield served as emcee. Danny discussed the Renaissance Park education center; Ruby demonstrated cooking frybread, and Ciera discussed learning family traditions.
Collection
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a_s1576_18_c86-042Recording of the 1985 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundEducators
Teacher
Conferences and seminars series
Seminars
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Interviewing
Teachers
Fieldwork (educational method)
Education
Folklife
Publishers and publishing
Oral history
Oral tradition
Editing
Writing
Folklorists
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a_s1576_17_c86-013Recordings of the Basement to Attic ConferenceSoundFieldwork
Conferences and seminars series
Workshops (Adult education)
Research methods
Teaching of folklore
Education
Blues singers
Blues (Music)
Storytelling
Archaeology
Collecting
Folklore collections
Museums
Oral history
Oral tradition
Folklore
Folklife
Tales
Singing
Ethics
Ethnocentrism
Storytellers
Archaeologists
Anthropologists
Singers
Folklorists
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a_s1576_29_c92-003Robert Dixon discussing shape-note singing at the 1992 Florida Folk Festival (Crossroads Stage - Festival History) SoundSingers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
A capella singers
A capella singing
Shape note singing
Singing
Religious songs
Oral tradition
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a_s2034_05_cd06-077Saturday performances at the 2006 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Disc 1)SoundCooks
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
African Americans
Cooking and dining
Family history
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Oral tradition
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