Made Here

Lomax #912

Thursday, October 17, 07:00 pm on Vermont PBS

Duration: 0:12:43

Description: In 1941, folklorist Alan Lomax traveled from the Library of Congress to the Mississippi Delta to record an oral history of the blues. Equipped with 500 pounds of audio equipment powered by his car battery, he ventured across nameless roads to discover the most beautiful and harrowing songs ever sung. A film by Jesse Kreitzer of Marlboro, VT. Presented by Lanterna Film in partnership with The Association for Cultural Equity. ACE was founded by Alan Lomax to explore and preserve the world's expressive traditions.


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Broadcast In: English