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Bohemian SouthCreating Countercultures, from Poe to Punk$
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Shawn Chandler Bingham and Lindsey A. Freeman

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781469631677

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631677.001.0001

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Southern Expressions of the Blues Revival

Southern Expressions of the Blues Revival

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(p.165) Southern Expressions of the Blues Revival
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Bohemian South
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Scott Barretta

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631677.003.0011

Conventional narratives about blues revival activity in the U.S. in the 1960s treat it as a northern phenomenon. This chapter addresses lesser known efforts in the Deep South to enhance the cultural status of the blues, and how they were hampered by Jim Crow segregation. It also compares revival scenes in New Orleans, Memphis and Houston, focusing on the distinctive institutional arrangements of bohemia in each city.

Keywords:   blues, blues Revival, New Orleans, Houston, Memphis, segregation

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