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Interview with folklorist John Marshall

Interview with folklorist John Marshall

Date
1982-06-30
Description
One audiocassette. Interview with folklorist Marshall for a radio program on Florida folklife. He discusses his mission as a folklorist; how he defines folklife; and how other countries view the study of folklore. Copied onto C82-3, but that audiocassette tape is missing.
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Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interview

Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interview

Date
1982-06-30
Description
Interview with folklorists Bulger and Peterson for a radio program on Florida folklife. They discuss their missions as folklorists; how they define folklore and folklife, and their professional roles in the discipline. Duplicate copy can be found in S 1576, box 39, tape 30.
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Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description
One audio cassette. On side A, Folklorist Peggy Bulger discusses the nature of folklore and folklife; talks about her objectives as a folklorist; and explains how she conducts her studies. Bulger talks about the Florida Folklife Program; her role as an advocate for folk artists and folk culture; how she identifies folk artists and folk culture; providing analysis and evaluation of the information she collects; folklife programs such as Florida Folk Festival, television documentaries and video programs, slide/tape programs for schools, exhibits, and record albums. In addition, she talks about what drove her interest in folklore and discusses how she became a folklorist and explains how folklife traditions are found in all parts of life.

On side B, Barbara Beauchamp, a participant in the first Florida Folk Festivals of the 1950s, discusses her family history and her home; the first attendees and organizers of the event, such as Fuller Warren, Thelma Boltin, Sarah Gertrude Knott, Ada Miller, Mrs. W.A. Saunders, and Alton Morris; the founding of the Stephen Foster folklife center in White Springs, Florida; and the performers in the earliest festivals, such as the Beseda Dancers from Masaryktown, Florida, and Greek performers from Tarpon Springs. In addition, she talks about the Fox Hollow folk festival; local hotels; and the Old Marble Stage at the Stephen Foster Center.
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Interview with folklorist Dave Closson and Ormond Loomis for public radio

Interview with folklorist Dave Closson and Ormond Loomis for public radio

Date
1982-08-25
Description

One audio cassette. Side A, Interview of Dave Closson: The hard copy transcript and cassette recording of this interview only feature Closson's responses. They do not include the interviewer's questions. Closson discusses what constitutes tradition (traditionality); defines the term "folk;" and talks about studying minority groups, folklorists' sense of objectivity, the geographical scope of the Florida Folklife Program, producing folk studies for both scholars and the public, folk differences in Florida, and the Florida Folk Festival.

Side B, Interview of Ormond Loomis: The hard copy transcript and cassette recording of this interview only feature Loomis’s responses. They do not include the interviewer’s questions. Loomis discusses a fur and hide trading company in western Florida; the Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival; uses for Florida folklife studies; stereotypes about folk culture (which many automatically consider as being rural, regressive, and Appalachian or of the deep South); cultural group identities; defining and preserving folklore; tradition bearers; and valuing forms of informal education.

 

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Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description

One audio cassette. Part A, Interview with Merri Belland: Belland discusses her start at the Florida Folklife Program center in White Springs. She previously worked as an artist for a grant project teaching traditional arts and crafts and eventually took on duties as a folklorist. She also talks about working on the Florida Basketry project; fieldwork; problems as a folklorist; maintaining a sense of objectivity; training; the different ways in which folklorists and artists view material culture; motives behind working in crafts; the role she sees for herself as a folklorist; young people and traditional crafts; passing down culture through food.

Part B, Interview with Bob McNeil: McNeil discusses his start working as an archivist at the Stephen Foster Center. He talks about the organizing systems he uses at the archives; the archives’ holdings; what he considers the mission of the Stephen Foster Folk Center; sea stories; and the public and journalists’ use of the center’s folk materials.

 

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Folklorist Doris Dyen interview for public radio

Folklorist Doris Dyen interview for public radio

Date
1982-08-18
Description
One audio cassette. Dyen describes the diverse nature of her work as a folklorist; her academic background; fieldwork; her mission as a folklorist; making the people she interviews feel comfortable; her professional interest in ethnomusicology; and studying sacred harp singing.
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Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money Question

Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money Question

Date
1983-12-11
Description
Two audio cassettes. Marshall was a group leader. Members of the group discuss the dynamic nature of traditions; public and private fundraising; marketing educational materials; grant writing; the National Endowment for the Arts; lobbying; and other issues.
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Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife Programming

Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife Programming

Date
1981-12-11
Description
Four audio cassettes. Bulger and Willet were group leaders. Some parts of the recording are difficult to hear- the recording is too soft. Group members discuss folklorists' responsibilities in terms of their treatment towards folk artists and craftspeople; folk informants' goals in their interaction with folklorists; the analysis of folk material; public presentation of folk culture; apprenticeship programs; advancing professionally in state government; religious values; and other related topics.
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Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists, NEA Report

Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists, NEA Report

Date
1981-12-12
Description
One audio cassette. Recording begins with a child singing. The meeting itself deals with interacting with the National Endowment for the Arts. Discussion members talk about NEA budget cuts under the Reagan administration; a new head of the NEA administrator; and other issues related to the NEA.
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Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists.: Group #3: Public Folklife Programs and the Needs of the Folk

Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists.: Group #3: Public Folklife Programs and the Needs of the Folk

Date
1983-12-11
Description
Three audio cassettes. Dyen was the group leader. Discussion group members talk about various churches' interest in preserving folk cultures; differences in aesthetic values; problems in funding folk study projects; using folklife collection as a way to make marginalized groups feel a sense of cultural pride; political issues involved in social and cultural local folk concepts, especially in the rural South.
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a_s1576_06_c83-059Interview with folklorist John MarshallSoundFolklore
Interviews
Folklore centers
Teaching of folklore
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio broadcasters
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Folklife
Folklorists
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a_s1576_07_c82-004Peggy Bulger and Betsy Peterson interviewSoundFolklore
Interviews
Folklore centers
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio broadcasters
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Folklife
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a_s1576_09_c83-058Interview with folklorists Peggy Bulger and Barbara Beauchamp for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-060Interview with folklorist Dave Closson and Ormond Loomis for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-061Interview with folklorist Merri Belland and archivist Bob McNeil for public radioSoundInterviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
Archivists
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-062Folklorist Doris Dyen interview for public radioSoundFolklorists
Interviews
Public radio
Radio programs
Radio public speaking
Occupational groups
Oral histories
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Personal experience narratives
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a_s1576_09_c83-063Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #1- The Money QuestionSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-065Meeting of Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists: Group #2: Effects of Public Folklife ProgrammingSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-069Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists, NEA ReportSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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a_s1576_09_c83-070Meeting of the Southeastern Regional Conference for Public Sector Folklorists.: Group #3: Public Folklife Programs and the Needs of the FolkSoundConferences and seminars series
Public service employment
Public officers
Meetings
Occupational groups
Workshops
Folklife
Occupational training
Teaching of folklore
Folklorists
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