Woody Guthrie at 100: Woody’s Legacy to Working Men and
A Conference and Concerts at Penn State,
September 7-9, 2012
Museum is partnering with
the Guthrie Foundation and Archives to create the centennial celebrations of
Guthrie’s life and work. Penn State University
in State College, PA will host one of those events, a
Conference and Concert, WOODY@100:WOODY GUTHRIE’S LEGACY TO WORKING MEN AND
WOMEN. To that end, we seek papers for this
interdisciplinary conference devoted to Woody Guthrie and his legacy.
Papers may address any aspect of Guthrie’s legacy and
with regard to folk music, art, literature, rhetoric,
studies, politics, and culture; labor history; gender,
free speech, and
class issues; the history of social movements; the global
fascism; and/or the work of the many writers, artists,
whom Guthrie inspired and influenced.
Send 200-word abstracts to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by March 15, 2012.