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The Resource Folklife, Glenn Hinson and William Ferris, volume editors

Folklife, Glenn Hinson and William Ferris, volume editors

Label
Folklife
Title
Folklife
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Hinson and William Ferris, volume editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how folklife remains a vital part of communities' self definitions. The entries demonstrate that southern folklife is dynamically alive and everywhere around us, giving meaning to the everyday unfolding of community life
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hinson, Glenn
  • Ferris, William R
  • University of Mississippi
Series statement
New encyclopedia of Southern culture
Series volume
14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Folk music
  • Folk art
  • Folk dancing
  • Southern States
  • Popular culture
Label
Folklife, Glenn Hinson and William Ferris, volume editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Published with the assistance of the Anniversary Endowment Fund of the University of North Carolina Press."
  • "Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi."-- t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Aesthetics, African American -- Aesthetics, historically white -- Basketmaking -- Bluegrass -- Blues -- Cajun music -- Car culture -- Cemeteries -- Children's folklore -- Country music -- Deathlore -- Family folklore -- Family reunions -- Fishing, coastal -- Folk arts and crafts -- Folk medicine -- Foodways -- Funerals -- Gardening -- Gospel music, African American -- Gospel music, white -- Grave markers -- Hip-hop -- Houses and barns -- Hunting -- Hunting dogs -- Legends -- Mardi Gras celebrations -- Musical instruments -- Música Tejana -- Needlework -- Occupational folklife -- Old-time string band music -- Opries -- Picking sessions -- Pottery -- Powwows -- Public folklife programs -- Quilting, African American -- Quilitng, historically white -- Religious folklife -- Rootworks (Hoodoo/Conjure) -- Stepping -- Stories of personal experience -- Storytelling -- Voodoo -- Woodcarving -- Zydeco
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvahs -- Barbecue -- Basketmaking, Lowcountry -- Basketmaking, Native American -- Bluegrass festivals -- Buckdancing, flatfooting, and clogging -- Church dramas -- Cockfighting -- Coon hounds -- Dancing, American Indian traditions -- Decoration Day -- Decoy carving -- Dinner on the grounds -- Dogtrot House -- Easter Rock -- Face jugs -- Fiddle contests -- First Monday trades days -- Ghost stories -- Ginseng hunting -- Gourd Martin houses -- Gumbo -- House parties -- Jack tales -- John the Conqueror Root -- Juke joints -- Line dancing -- Los Matachines -- Lowriders -- Marching bands, HBCU -- Marching Bands, New Orleans -- Mardi Gras Indians -- Moonshining -- Mules -- Outbuildings -- Porch sitting -- Pottery, Alabama -- Pottery, American Indian -- Pottery, Georgia -- Pottery, North Carolina -- Proverbs -- Quartets, African American -- Quinceañeras -- Religious road signs -- Ring shouts -- Roadside memorials -- Rolley hole marbles -- Shotgun house -- Shout bands -- Smokehouse -- Southern soul music -- Square dancing -- Talking out fire -- Traders -- Two-stepping -- Walking sticks -- Womanless weddings
Control code
ocn317929528
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 402 p.
Isbn
9780807859896
Lccn
2009655070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Folklife, Glenn Hinson and William Ferris, volume editors
Publication
Note
  • "Published with the assistance of the Anniversary Endowment Fund of the University of North Carolina Press."
  • "Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Southern Culture at the University of Mississippi."-- t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Aesthetics, African American -- Aesthetics, historically white -- Basketmaking -- Bluegrass -- Blues -- Cajun music -- Car culture -- Cemeteries -- Children's folklore -- Country music -- Deathlore -- Family folklore -- Family reunions -- Fishing, coastal -- Folk arts and crafts -- Folk medicine -- Foodways -- Funerals -- Gardening -- Gospel music, African American -- Gospel music, white -- Grave markers -- Hip-hop -- Houses and barns -- Hunting -- Hunting dogs -- Legends -- Mardi Gras celebrations -- Musical instruments -- Música Tejana -- Needlework -- Occupational folklife -- Old-time string band music -- Opries -- Picking sessions -- Pottery -- Powwows -- Public folklife programs -- Quilting, African American -- Quilitng, historically white -- Religious folklife -- Rootworks (Hoodoo/Conjure) -- Stepping -- Stories of personal experience -- Storytelling -- Voodoo -- Woodcarving -- Zydeco
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvahs -- Barbecue -- Basketmaking, Lowcountry -- Basketmaking, Native American -- Bluegrass festivals -- Buckdancing, flatfooting, and clogging -- Church dramas -- Cockfighting -- Coon hounds -- Dancing, American Indian traditions -- Decoration Day -- Decoy carving -- Dinner on the grounds -- Dogtrot House -- Easter Rock -- Face jugs -- Fiddle contests -- First Monday trades days -- Ghost stories -- Ginseng hunting -- Gourd Martin houses -- Gumbo -- House parties -- Jack tales -- John the Conqueror Root -- Juke joints -- Line dancing -- Los Matachines -- Lowriders -- Marching bands, HBCU -- Marching Bands, New Orleans -- Mardi Gras Indians -- Moonshining -- Mules -- Outbuildings -- Porch sitting -- Pottery, Alabama -- Pottery, American Indian -- Pottery, Georgia -- Pottery, North Carolina -- Proverbs -- Quartets, African American -- Quinceañeras -- Religious road signs -- Ring shouts -- Roadside memorials -- Rolley hole marbles -- Shotgun house -- Shout bands -- Smokehouse -- Southern soul music -- Square dancing -- Talking out fire -- Traders -- Two-stepping -- Walking sticks -- Womanless weddings
Control code
ocn317929528
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 402 p.
Isbn
9780807859896
Lccn
2009655070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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