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Prophet singer : the voice and vision of Woody Guthrie

Author: Mark Allan Jackson
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2007.
Series: American made music series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An exploration of the history and intent behind the song lyrics of a great American folk singer.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Woody Guthrie; Woody Guthrie; Woody Guthrie; Woody Guthrie
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Allan Jackson
ISBN: 1578069157 9781578069156 9781604731026 1604731028
OCLC Number: 70199872
Description: viii, 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Prologue : Giving a voice to living songs --
Is this song your song anymore? : revisioning "this land is your land" --
Busted, disgusted, down and out : documenting the stories of America's agricultural workers --
The poor, hard-working man blues ; documenting the troubles of other American workers --
Skin trouble : documenting race and redemption --
Stepping outside the law : class consciousness in Guthrie's outlaw songs --
The union feeling : tracing a vision of a better world --
Epilogue : This scribbling might stay.
Series Title: American made music series.
Responsibility: Mark Allan Jackson.
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Examines the cultural and political significance of the words and music of Woodrow Wilson 'Woody' Guthrie (1912-1967). This title traces how he documented the history of America's poor and  Read more...

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