Dynamic Legacies: Charlie Poole and the Evolution and Transmission of
the Southern String Band Tradition
Sponsored by the Southern Folklife Collection and *Music in Context*
April 8, 2005; 9am-5pm
Pleasants Room, Wilson Library
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
All events are free and open to the public
Space is limited, please RSVP to [log in to unmask]
Morning sessions will feature student papers on string band traditions.
Discussant: Alan Jabbour, former director of the American Folklife
Center at the Library of Congress.
Afternoon sessions will feature a panel discussion on Charlie Poole and
the North Carolina Ramblers.
Henry "Hank" Sapoznik, Producer of "You Ain't Talkin' To Me: Charlie
Poole and the Roots of Country Music" Columbia Legacy.
George Goehl, Straight Six Films. Currently producing a feature-length
documentary about the life and music of Charlie Poole.
Kinney Rorrer, Author of "Ramblin' Blues: The Life and Songs of Charlie
Panel Moderator: Jocelyn Neal, Assistant Professor of Music at the
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
The afternoon sessions will also include a keynote address from "Hank"
Sapoznik and a free concert by the New North Carolina Ramblers.
More infomation available at: www.lib.unc.edu/mss/sfc1/