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Hear America singing.

William Attaway

Hear America singing.

by William Attaway

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Published by Lion Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Folk songs, English -- United States -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 183-185.

      StatementIllustrated by Carolyn Cather. Introd. by Harry Belafonte.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3551 .A9
      The Physical Object
      Pagination187 p.
      Number of Pages187
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5548444M
      LC Control Number67027292
      OCLC/WorldCa885178

        Published on Here's a virtual movie of the great Walt Whitman reading qiute possibly his best known poem "I Hear America Singing" his . Get this from a library! I hear America singing. [Walt Whitman; Robert Sabuda; Gunta Alexander; Lisa Tracy; Philomel Books.; South China Printing Co.] -- Whitman's famous poem, accompanied by linoleum-cut illustrations, depicts people at work all over an earlier America.

      'I Hear America Singing' is a fantastic book and overview of the midth century folk music revival which seemed to also double as a social justice movement, considering its support of civil rights, and speaking out against war and injustice. This is an important book from a scholar deserving of attention.”. Hear America singing. New York, Lion Press [©] (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Attaway. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations 26 cm: Responsibility: by William Attaway, illustrated by Carolyn Cather. Introd. by.

      In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read. Check out some thoughts on "I Hear America Singing" by the good folks at Modern American Poetry. Books. Leaves of Grass. We firmly believe every American should have a copy of this baby. Walt Whitman's America: A Cultural Biography. Here's everything you ever wanted to know about our dude and his time but were afraid to ask.


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I Hear America Singing. Singing with open mouths their strong melodious songs. This poem is in the public domain. Born onWalt Whitman is the author of Leaves of Grass and, along with Emily Dickinson, is considered one of the architects of a uniquely American poetic voice.

In "I Hear America Singing," Rachel Donaldson traces the vibrant history of the twentieth-century folk music revival from its origins in the s through its end in the late s. She investigates the relationship between the revival and concepts of nationalism, showing how key figures in the revival--including Pete Seeger, Alan Lomax, Moses Cited by: 1.

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