Reproduced in a larger format containing a new introduction and a compact disc, a collection of interviews with blues musicians--from the segregated South to the urban North--conducted in 1960 features photographs taken by the author. UP.Paul Oliver. lntroduction Tm now engaged in a public demonstration against job discrimination in St Louis, Missouri. ... to let the public know that there exists job discrimination at this particular store and encouraging the prospective patrons not to shop here. ... It is rare that a blues singer or musician is other than a member of the manual labour groups. ... But in 1955 the total number of Blacks over fourteen years of age classified as a#39;professional, technical and kindred workersa#39; was stillanbsp;...
|Title||:||Conversation with the Blues CD Included|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1997-09-25|