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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 124–136.
Published: 01 October 2002
... expansive approach to urban folklore. Photo copyright Martha Cooper/City Lore 09-RHR 84 Back&Charnow.btw 9/12/02 2:31 PM Page 125 HISTORIANS AT WORK The Folklorist As “Cultural Activist”: An Interview with Steve Zeitlin Adina Back and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 157–184.
Published: 01 January 2018
... chain under the jurisdiction of Okinawa prefecture, was celebrated by ethnologists and folklorists during this time as a treasure trove of Japanese culture. This essay traces the relationship between the valorization of Yaeyama arts in the interwar period and the organization of a small group of poets...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 110–114.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Regina Bendix 2002 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2002 06-RHR 84 Bendix.btw 9/12/02 2:29 PM Page 110 REFLECTIONS The Uses of Disciplinary History Regina Bendix Many folklorists were rather...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 109.
Published: 01 October 2002
... methodological fault lines that have developed over decades of academic attempts to grasp vernac- ular culture. Folklorist Regina Bendix, musicologist Ronald Radano, and historian Daniel Walkowitz rose to the occasion. Each offers insightful, often pointed, com...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 119–123.
Published: 01 October 2002
... and the United Kingdom resemble those at many other archives where elites collect information about subordinates (subalterns). Rather, where I have encountered distinct questions has been in the building of an archive itself—the historian as folklorist—and the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 1–6.
Published: 01 October 2002
...’ historical disin- terest in venturing outside of their departmental enclaves. Folklorist Regina Bendix insists that scholars in her discipline have been at the forefront of interdisciplinary cultural studies. Many professional folklorists have worked both as...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1997) 1997 (68): 4–24.
Published: 01 May 1997
... environment where people could experience the multicultural com- plexity of the nation in a "play"-like atmosphere. On the other hand, this festival was considered "artificial" by some people. The folklorists at that time, and we are talking about the late sixties, were saying: "festivals that you...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 283–286.
Published: 01 May 2006
... graduate student in anthropology at the New School for Social Research. Carol Burke, an associate professor of English at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), combines her ethnographic skills as a folklorist with her interest in literary journalism. Her publications include Camp All-American...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 43–76.
Published: 01 October 2002
... museum.16 Among the competing visions of ideal donors and visitors to the London Museum were the folklorist, the revolutionary socialist, and the wild suffragette. The efforts of the museum organizers to grapple with these real and imagined diverse urban...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1993) 1993 (56): 59–67.
Published: 01 May 1993
... century folklorists, "The Moral Economy'' and "Time, Work-Discipline" challenged the historiographic traditions, the reductionist economic history, and the institutionalized labor history which held sway in the 1960~~and they tended to raise theoretical issues that might appear in many...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1990) 1990 (48): 183–190.
Published: 01 October 1990
... the inevitable "academic ex- perts." Folklorist Simon Bronner (the author of Grasping Things) furrowed his brow and opined that sixties collectors are really responding to the accelerating rate of cultural change. Frank Zappa, not surprisingly, was a little more helpful. "It isn't necessary...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2011) 2011 (110): 109–126.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., whether on an everyday basis in Naples or as a special treat in the countryside. Both foreign travelers and local journalists and folklorists left rich portraits of Neapolitan culinary culture.8 By the second half of the nineteenth century, visi- tors could count on finding hotels, although...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1996) 1996 (66): 191–202.
Published: 01 October 1996
... grim distaste that the subjects of folklorists must experience when they encounter their chroniclers. My scholarly analysis, however slight, had turned a light and unserious game into a portentous structure. At the other type of institution at which I’ve taught-a small, elite, liberal...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 77–108.
Published: 01 October 2002
... that tend to favor more contestatory elements.7 In both cases the powerful feelings of affinity that folklore creates mask continuing differences among the groups who identify with its symbols and practices. Over the last quarter century, folklorists’ long...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2015) 2015 (122): 89–102.
Published: 01 May 2015
... interviews folklorist Sadi Yaver Ataman conducted with Koçu, but neither the inter- views nor the introduction reflect the sexual content of Koçu’s works. In the hands of the municipality, the encyclopedia could also be purged of its controversial content and put in the service of the conservative...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2011) 2011 (110): 197–216.
Published: 01 May 2011
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Radical History Review (1 May 2007) 2007 (98): 119–135.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., folklorists in the 1930s found men and women who were activists in labor unions and preservers and creators of a lengthy body of songs. Sarah Gunning sang, Christ was a wayworn traveler He traveled from door to door His occupation chiefly was Administering to the poor Here was the Son of Man with...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2002) 2002 (84): 7–42.
Published: 01 October 2002
... reevaluation of Haitian culture through the intensive study of folklore, a concept that he defined, after the French folklorist Paul Sébillot, as the “oral traditions of a people,” encompassing the inventory of “legends, tales, songs, riddles, customs, observances...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 59–80.
Published: 01 May 2008
... studies represented an important and encouraging change in American intellectual life. The psychoanalyst and folklorist Géza Róheim, whose writings influenced Smith’s thinking, was one of many who meditated on the concept of culture and its species-wide implications. In the anthropological...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2004) 2004 (89): 135–164.
Published: 01 May 2004