African and African-American Musical Connections in Appalachia
Date(s) - 04/20/2011
11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Professor Bullock explores the connections between African-American and Appalachian music. Beginning with the African musical heritage, she moves to the United States, revealing the origins of African-American folk songs, spirituals, work songs, and blues in their substantial influence on Appalachian culture.