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By Ronald Cohen

ISBN-10: 0415938546

ISBN-13: 9780415938549

ISBN-10: 0415938554

ISBN-13: 9780415938556

Alan Lomax is a mythical determine in American people track circles. even if he released many books, 1000s of recordings and dozens of movies, his contributions to renowned and educational journals have by no means been accumulated. This number of writings, brought through Lomax's daughter Anna, reintroduces those crucial writings. Drawing at the Lomax files in manhattan, this e-book brings jointly articles from the 30s onwards. it truly is divided into 4 sections, each one taking pictures a unique interval within the improvement of Lomax's existence and occupation: the unique years as a collector and promoter; the interval from 1950-58 whilst Lomax was once recording thorughout Europe; the folks tune revival years; and eventually his paintings in academia.

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