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Squeeze This! wins Klaus Wachsmann Prize from Society for Ethnomusicology

  Squeeze This! A Cultural History of the Accordion in America by Marion   Jacobson was selected as the best book in organology (the study of         instruments) published in 2011-2013. The Society for Ethnomusicology     … Continue reading

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Elaine Eff’s Painted Screens of Baltimore Next Book in Series

The Painted Screens of Baltimore: An Urban Folk Art Revealed By Elaine Eff An exploration of a homegrown tradition of unexpected beauty and privacy University Press of Mississippi Folklore Studies in a Multicultural World Cloth $35 Also available as an … Continue reading

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