Weekly Feed: National Hispanic Heritage Month, Slovenian Bees, Bass Pro Shop, Johnny Cash, Heartwood in the Hills, Barbara Allen

Sunday, September 23, 2012

By Rachel Beth Rudi • In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Florida Folklife Program produced a podcast with audio tracks from the Florida Mexican American Music…

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The Snakes and Southern Vernacular of Harry Crews

Monday, April 2, 2012

Crews at home in his Florida; Oscar Sosa, New York Times She felt the snake between her breasts, felt him there, and loved him there, coiled, the deep…

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Hiss Golden Messenger Takes To The Air

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

MC Taylor of Hiss Golden Messenger; Abigail Martin As we catch up on news we were unable to cover over the last few weeks, we wanted to share…

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Studio H: Designing & Building Skills For Rural Youth

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Studio H students, at the grand opening of the Windsor Farms Market Today we feature an “In Brief” report on an inspiring project that we will discuss in…

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In Brief: Regional Relationships

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Two aspects of A Map Without Boundaries; Regional Relationships Today we will introduce some work that we will be covering in greater detail soon: the Regional Relationships project….

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In Brief: North Carolina Farmer Voices

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Horse Collar Farm; NC Farmer Voices, Alix Blair Thanks to The Southern Foodways Alliance blog for leading us to learn more about North Carolina Farmer Voices, a program…

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Sunday Song: Bonnie "Prince" Billy

Sunday, June 5, 2011

  This Sunday we’d like to offer this song by one of our favorite musicians, Bonnie “Prince” Billy. Over the last two decades he’s made some of the…

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The Florida Memory Archives

Friday, August 13, 2010

photo-postcard from the Florida Photographic Collection After discussing the Farm Security Administration archives and the Captured in Color exhibit recently, it seems like a perfect moment to bring…

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Following Up: Movies, Maps, Cherokee Art and Rainbow Quest

Monday, July 26, 2010

Roscoe Holcomb on Pete Seeger’s Rainbow Quest television show Here are some follow-ups on some artists and issues we’ve recently been discussing.  First off, here’s a regrettably short…

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For The Weekend: Colbert, Silver Screens, and Mother Vines

Saturday, July 10, 2010

photograph of The Mother Vine from southwynde.com Here’s a few follow-ups and items of interest for your weekend consideration: Earlier in the week we discussed the United Farm…

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