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Sacred Harp Singers
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directed by Mark Brice, fl. 1984 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1984), 1 hour 25 mins
A moving portrait of harp singers Leonard and Maxine Lacy. Sacred harp music is a kind of harmonised plainsong practised in rural America. This film was shot in Sand Mountain, Alabama, and is recommended for Ethnomusicology in particular.
directed by Mark Brice, fl. 1984 (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 1984), 1 hour 25 mins
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Miss Margaret
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written by Diana Paul, fl. 2008; directed by Diana Paul, fl. 2008; produced by Diana Paul, fl. 2008, Sage Femme Productions (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 40 mins
Miss Margaret successfully attended over 3,500 home births without a single maternal death, worked a farm like a man and triumphed over the advesities of Jim Crow, poverty, lack of education and the slavery of sharecropping. "I've been through the wringer," she says of living in Greene County, Alabama, a Ku Klux K...
written by Diana Paul, fl. 2008; directed by Diana Paul, fl. 2008; produced by Diana Paul, fl. 2008, Sage Femme Productions (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2008), 40 mins
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