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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Poetic language"
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Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)

Date
1996-05-26
Description
One audio cassette tape. Ann Browning Masters continues from C96-121. Remembranzas del Conuco perform Cuban decimas. Members take turns delivering verse along with music. They are comprised of 12 people - 8 men, 3 women, and one boy; also, 2 guitars, a 12-string lute, maracas, claves and guiro.
Collection
Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)

Date
1982-05-29
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee.
Collection
Interview with Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat driver Luke Smith

Interview with Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat driver Luke Smith

Date
1981
Description
Two reel to reels. Interview begins on T83-142. Luke Smith drove boats at Wakulla Springs (a tourist attraction located near Tallahassee) from the 1920s through the early 1980s. In the interview, he discusses creating boat tours, his family history, how he learned the tours and taught others, the history of the attraction, and Rainbow Springs boat driver Skipper Lockett.
Collection
Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger Brown

Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger Brown

Date
1986-05-24
Description
Twenty color slides. Ranger-Brown reciting her poems about rural life in Jamaica. Never written down, the poems demonstrate Jamaican dialects and culture. She had performed on television with comedian Jerry Lewis, and was awarded a medal by Jamaica's prime minister for contributions to Jamaican culture in 1984. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
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a_s1576_65_c96-122Sunday program at the 1996 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Performance Stage) (Tape 4)SoundPoets
Storytellers
Singers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Tales
Arts, Cuban
Cuban Americans
Personal experience narratives
Poetry
Oral poetry
Poetic language
Minorcan Americans
Music Latin America
Music performance
Decimas
Bands (Music)
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a_s1576_t83-024Saturday performances at the 1982 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 4)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Bluegrass music
Old time music
Guitar music
Patriotic songs
Poetry
Dance
Poetic language
Folk singers
Singers
Guitarist
Musicians
Dancers
Poets
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a_s1576_t83-141Interview with Wakulla Springs glass-bottom boat driver Luke SmithSoundFieldwork
Glass bottom boats
Oral performance
Ecotourism
Tourism
Tours
Boat drivers
Boats and boating
Springs
Attractions
Interviews
African Americans
Oral histories
Life histories
Occupational folklore
Occupational training
Poetic language
Family history
Local history
Boat driver
Orators
Tour guides (Persons)
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Metro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger BrownMetro-Dade Folklife Area at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival: Poet and dancer Lucille Ranger BrownStill ImageFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Latinos
Oral performance
Clothing and dress
Speech play
Jamaican Americans
Poetry
Prosody
Poetic language
Narrative poetry
Oral poetry
Oratory
Regional dialects
Performing arts
Storytellers
Poets
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