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From small farms to urban neighborhoods, from the region itself to the more distant worlds of the southern diaspora, we discover the stories, music, and art of the American South....
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Introduction to the American South

Reflecting on geography, the diaspora, the mythic and the global South as ways to approach the contested memory of the region....
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6 видео (всего 29 мин.), 1 тест
Video6 видео
The Region, the Diaspora, and the Mythic4мин
Contested Memory and the Global South5мин
Race, Class and Gender5мин
My Story5мин
Teachers4мин
Quiz1 практического упражнения
Introduction to the American South20мин
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Oral Tradition

Considering the content and form of the stories, toasts, dozens, auctions and religious sermons and what they reveal about Southern Culture....
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8 видео (всего 40 мин.), 1 тест
Video8 видео
Poppa Jazz talks Heaven and Hell6мин
Toasts and Dozens4мин
The Auctioneer5мин
Trading4мин
The Sermon3мин
Of the Book and of the Spirit3мин
The Key to Southern Culture8мин
Quiz1 практического упражнения
Oral Tradition20мин
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Southern Artists

Understanding the distinction between folk art traditions and the high art of the academy with examples of basket-weaving, quilt-making, sculpture, painting, and photography....
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11 видео (всего 50 мин.), 1 тест
Video11 видео
Basket Weaving4мин
Quilting4мин
Folk Sculpture4мин
Folk Painting4мин
Community Tradition1мин
Black and White Photography6мин
Color Photography5мин
Sense of Place5мин
Sense of History6мин
Literature's Influence3мин
Quiz1 практического упражнения
Southern Artists20мин
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Southern Writers

Examining the lives and works of great Southern writers and looking at how specific stories, music, and art are referenced and provide structure for literary forms such as the novel and the short story....
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7 видео (всего 39 мин.), 1 тест
Video7 видео
The Voice4мин
The Short Story4мин
Eudora Welty and Cleanth Brooks: Literary Friends9мин
Southern Novelists3мин
Alice Walker: Regions of the Heart4мин
The Question of Black Humanity9мин
Quiz1 практического упражнения
Southern Writers20мин

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Dr. William Ferris

Joel R. Williamson Eminent Professor of History; Senior Associate Director of CSAS; Adjunct Professor in the Curriculum in Folklore
Department of History

О The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university, is known around the world for innovative teaching and research. Regularly ranked as the nation’s best value for academic quality, UNC has produced the most Rhodes Scholars for the past 25 years among U.S. public research universities....

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