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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|Named Person:||Woody Guthrie; Woody Guthrie; Woody Guthrie|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John S Partington
|ISBN:||9780754669555 0754669556 9780754697435 0754697436|
|Notes:||Series from jacket.|
|Description:||xvii, 196 pages ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||'All you can write is what you see' : Woody Guthrie's songs as diagnosis and cure. 'Pastures of plenty' : Woody Guthrie and the New Deal / Richard Nate ; 'There's a better world a-coming' : resolving the tension between the urban and rural visions in the writings of Woody Guthrie / John S. Partington ; Woody Guthrie and the cultural front / Will Kaufman ; Playing legend maker : Woody Guthrie's 'Jackhammer John' / Mark Allan Jackson ; 'Words to shoot back at you' : Woody Guthrie's 'war' against German fascism / Martin Butler --
Creating an icon : the (self- )imaging of Woody Guthrie. 'Always on the go' : the figure of the hobo in the songs and writings of Woody Guthrie / Martin Butler ; 'Hard travelin' : constructing Woody Guthrie's dust bowl legacy / Jeff Morgan ; Woody Guthrie, aka 'the guy who wrote "This land is your land"' / Frank Erik Pointner --
Partnering and siring : Woody Guthrie in comparative perspective. Will Geer and Woody Guthrie : a folk music friendship / Ronald D. Cohen ; The performer and the promoter / Ed Cray ; Good man, honest man : Woody Guthrie, Bob Dylan and the role of the folk outlaw / D.A. Carpenter.
|Series Title:||Ashgate popular and folk music series.|
|Other Titles:||Critical appraisal|
|Responsibility:||[edited by] John S. Partington.|
Classified as 'Research Essential' by Baker & Taylor YBP Library Services A Yankee Book Peddler UK Core Title for 2011 'Making excellent use of material from the Woody Guthrie Foundation and Archives