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Stetson Kennedy oral history interview, December 17, 1988

Identifier: KennedyS_19881217_P1990-03

Scope and Contents

Interviewed by Peggy Bulger. Among topics discussed: Florida Folklife Bureau; institutionalized culture; trends in American folk culture; anti‑fascist efforts; Official Language Amendment in Florida; use of folklore in school curriculum; media and folk culture; Folk Tax; government and culture; survival of folk culture; Avalardo Bocent; American labor unions and voting.


  • Creation: December 17, 1988


Restrictions on Access

Available in Reading Room and online

Biographical Note

Stetson Kennedy (1916-2011) is author of numerous books including I Rode With the Ku Klux Klan, Southern Exposure, and Jim Crow Guide.


1 item(s) (transcript (24 pages))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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