Archie Green

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        Musicologist and folklorist Archie Green was the pioneering force behind what he dubbed "laborlore" -- his studies of the songs, stories, and rituals that shaped the trade union movement shed enormous historical light on the creative heritage of the American working class, and his tireless lobbying efforts are cited as the decisive factor behind Congressional support for the passage of the American Folklife Preservation Act of 1976. Born Aaron Green in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on Jun... Read more

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