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Louis C. Jones, 1964

Title

Louis C. Jones, 1964

Subject

Wesleyan UniversityfolkloreLamar Lecture

Description

Louis C. Jones was the Lamar Lecturer at Wesleyan University in 1964. During his presentation at the university, he presented three lectures about folklife. In his first two lectures, "A Long Look Over My Left Shoulder" and "A Nosegay of Pretty Murder," Jones shares several folktales and describes their impact. In his third lecture (split into two parts), he discusses "Folk Artists as Reporters." All three lectures were recorded before an audience at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut, in 1964.

Creator

Wesleyan University

Publisher

Cooperstown Graduate Program, State University of New York - College at Oneonta

Date

1964

Rights

New York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, NY

Format

Sound

Language

en-US

Identifier

65-0053

Online Submission

No

Duration

"A Long Look Over My Left Shoulder" - 01:02:25
"A Nosegay of Pretty Murder" - 53:00
"Folk Artists as Reporters (Part 1)" - 01:03:12
"Folk Artists as Reporters (Part 2)" - 08:01

Bit Rate/Frequency

160 kbps

Files

Citation

Wesleyan University, “Louis C. Jones, 1964,” CGP Community Stories, accessed December 16, 2017, http://cgpcommunitystories.org/items/show/23.