STAGING TRADITION

STAGING TRADITION : JOHN LAIR AND SARAH GERTRUDE KNOTT

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The secret tensions over values influencing purportedly value-neutral social sciencesshow more

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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 152.4 x 223.5 x 25.4mm | 430.92g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252073444
  • 9780252073441

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"In Staging Tradition, Michael Ann Williams offers a meticulously researched parallel biography of Sarah Gertrude Knott and John Lair, two important but overlooked figures in the movement to popularize American folk music. . . . She calls for an important revision of our understanding of competing definitions and enactments of folk music during the twentieth century."--American Studiesshow more

About Michael Ann Williams

Michael Ann Williams heads the Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology at Western Kentucky University. She is the author of Great Smoky Mountains Folklife and other books.show more

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