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Sing For Freedom: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement Through Its Songs
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produced by Guy Carawan, 1927-2015 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1990), 1 hour 5 mins
Hymns, speeches, spirituals, gospel songs, and prayers...a moving civil rights collection drawn from 1960s field recordings in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, and Tennessee. The compilation captures the irrepressible spirit of that era and reveals a determined and triumphant African American culture. A collection...
produced by Guy Carawan, 1927-2015 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1990), 1 hour 5 mins
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The Wisdom of Malcolm X Vol. 2
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performed by Malcolm X, 1925-1965 (Passport Audio, 2006), 49 mins
performed by Malcolm X, 1925-1965 (Passport Audio, 2006), 49 mins
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Voices of the Civil Rights Movement: Black American Freedom Songs 1960-1966
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produced by Bernice Johnson Reagon, 1942- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 2 hours 18 mins
This double-CD reissue documents a central aspect of the cultural environment of the Civil Rights Movement, acknowledging songs as the language that focused people's energy. These 43 tracks are a series of musical images, of a people in coversation about their determination to be free. Many of the songs were rec...
produced by Bernice Johnson Reagon, 1942- (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 1997), 2 hours 18 mins
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We Shall Overcome
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performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in Classic Folk Music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 5 mins
We often take for granted the supremacy of artists such as Doc Watson, Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Lead Belly, Big Bill Broonzy, Brownie McGhee, and other folk music legends. Classic Folk sheds new light on the success of the urban intellectual-driven movement that made rural white and African-American artists an...
performed by Pete Seeger, 1919-2014; in Classic Folk Music from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, 2004), 5 mins
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written by Jon Panish; in The Color of Jazz: Race and Representation in Postwar American Culture (Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 1997), 25-44
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written by Suzanne E. Smith; in Dancing in the Street: Motown and the Cultural Politics of Detroit (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1999), 152-193
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God Bless America
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performed by Various Artists, D’Ortega Orchestra & Emile Cote Glee Club; in Flag Waver: 21 Red, White & Blue Favorites (SOUNDIES, 2006), 1 min
performed by Various Artists, D’Ortega Orchestra & Emile Cote Glee Club; in Flag Waver: 21 Red, White & Blue Favorites (SOUNDIES, 2006), 1 min
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Freedom Is, Freedom Ain’t: Jazz and the Making of the Sixties
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written by Scott Saul (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003), 410 page(s)
written by Scott Saul (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2003), 410 page(s)
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Guide My Feet
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produced by Reggie Harris, fl. 1990; performed by Reggie Harris, fl. 1990, Kim Harris, Terry Leonino, fl. 1973 and Greg Artzner, fl. 1973, Magpie (Appleseed, 1999), 1 hour 5 mins, 13 page(s)
produced by Reggie Harris, fl. 1990; performed by Reggie Harris, fl. 1990, Kim Harris, Terry Leonino, fl. 1973 and Greg Artzner, fl. 1973, Magpie (Appleseed, 1999), 1 hour 5 mins, 13 page(s)
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written by Michael Eric Dyson, 1958-; in Holler If You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur (New York, NY: Basic Civitas Books, 2001), 31-56
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