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Björkman, Brent Alan, B. 1964 (Fa 1098), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Björkman, Brent Alan, B. 1964 (Fa 1098), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Collection contains transcripts of video interviews conducted by Brent Björkman in 2013 and 2014 with park rangers from Mammoth Cave National Park. Topics of note within the interviews include the growth of women in the ranks of the ranger service, fiscal challenges faced by the park system, generational traditions, and the virtues of raising a family within the park community. Transcripts are part of a larger project titled "Rangerlore: The Occupational Folklife of Parks," which was created by Björkman after receiving the Archie Green Fellowship from the Library of Congress.


Blue, Jewell Kay (Fa 1042), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Blue, Jewell Kay (Fa 1042), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1042. Paper titled "Butter-Making" in which Jewell Blue discusses the history and practice of home-churning butter. Paper I based on information collected by Blue from close relatives and contains photographs of her grandmother's farm and heirloom churn.


Goggins, Derrick (Fa 1041), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Goggins, Derrick (Fa 1041), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1041. Paper titled "Lye Soap Making" in which Derrick Goggins interviews his grandmother about the method of crafting lye soap a well as changes to the process throughout the course of her life.


Stewart, Laura (Fa 1043), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Stewart, Laura (Fa 1043), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1043.


A Rock The Refuses To Be Forgotten, T. Vincent Herman 2017 Portsmouth Daily Times

A Rock The Refuses To Be Forgotten, T. Vincent Herman

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An article published by Portsmouth Daily Times describing the screening of Steve Middleton's film documentary on Indian Head Rock at the Scioto County Welcome Center in Portsmouth, Ohio on August 26, 2017.


Lopez, Victor M. (Fa 1037), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Lopez, Victor M. (Fa 1037), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1037. Paper titled “Spanish Oxcarts” in which Victor M. Lopez discusses the history, production, and lore of traditional Costa Rican oxcarts. Paper is based on information collected by Lopez from family and friends.


Steder, Robbie (Fa 1038), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Steder, Robbie (Fa 1038), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archive Project 1038. Paper titled “Needlecraft” in which Robbie Steder describes the techniques, materials, and patterns used by women who embroider and sew. Paper is based on data collected by Steder from family and acquaintances and contains photographic examples of handiwork.


Krinsky, Michael (Fa 1039), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Krinsky, Michael (Fa 1039), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1039. Paper titled “Polack Jokes” in which Michael Krinsky collects ethnic jokes from his college roommate.


The Story Of Indian Head Rock - Presentation, Portsmouth Community Action Organization, You Know You Are From Portsmouth Ohio If? Facebook History Group 2017 Morehead State University

The Story Of Indian Head Rock - Presentation, Portsmouth Community Action Organization, You Know You Are From Portsmouth Ohio If? Facebook History Group

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A presentation given prior to the screening of the documentary film "Between the Rock and the Commonwealth" at Portsmouth, Ohio on August 24, 2017.


Leek, Michael (Fa 1036), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Leek, Michael (Fa 1036), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1036. Paper titled “Football: Beliefs, Proverbs, and Stories” by Michael Leek that explores traditions and superstitions relating to football. Paper is based on information gathered by Leek from family members and former coaches.


Green, William A., Jr. (Fa 1035), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Green, William A., Jr. (Fa 1035), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1035. Paper titled “Folk Beliefs Told Throughout My Family” in which William A. Green, Jr. discusses folklore associated with his family in Louisville, Kentucky. Paper is based on data collected by Green from family members.


Falkenburg, Charles W. (Fa 1034), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Falkenburg, Charles W. (Fa 1034), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1034. Paper titled “Coach Diddle Stories” written by Charles W. Falkenburg, a student in a folk studies class at Western Kentucky University (WKU). Includes a short narrative paper about WKU Hilltopper basketball coach Edgar Allen Diddle based on stories collected by Falkenburg from Ted Hornback, another WKU basketball coach.


Indian Head Rock, Wikipedia 2017 Morehead State University

Indian Head Rock, Wikipedia

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Article listed on Wikipedia on July 31, 2017.


Stewards Of God’S Mercy: Vocation And Priestly Ministry In Africa, Jordan Nyenyembe 2017 Vienna University College

Stewards Of God’S Mercy: Vocation And Priestly Ministry In Africa, Jordan Nyenyembe

Journal of Global Catholicism

A reflection on the tasks of priestly ministry in Africa with specific reference to the example and exhortation of Pope Francis. Among the issues addressed and critiqued are Western “cultic” understandings of the priest and the, the “Igwe Syndrome" which likens the priest to a chief.


Contested Moral Issues In Contemporary African Catholicism: Theological Proposals For A Hermeneutics Of Multiplicity And Inclusion, Stan Chu Ilo 2017 DePaul University

Contested Moral Issues In Contemporary African Catholicism: Theological Proposals For A Hermeneutics Of Multiplicity And Inclusion, Stan Chu Ilo

Journal of Global Catholicism

Drawing upon the broad work of Vatican II and Pope Francis’ Evangelicum Gaudium the article proposes how a hermeneutic of multiplicity and inclusion could help hold in balance the tension between tradition and innovation, universal principles and specific contextual application for Catholicism in Africa. Among the issues addressed are cultural relativism, natural law theory, and polygamy.


Inculturation Of Liturgical Music In The Roman Catholic Church Of Igbo Land: A Compositional Study, Benedict Nwabugwu Agbo 2017 University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Inculturation Of Liturgical Music In The Roman Catholic Church Of Igbo Land: A Compositional Study, Benedict Nwabugwu Agbo

Journal of Global Catholicism

A study of inculturation, composition and music among Catholics is Igbo Land, Nigeria. The article insects with contemporary discussions of inculturation/enculturation after Vatican II and the recommendation of St. John Paul II in his Ecclesia in Africa.


Editor's Introduction, Marc Roscoe Loustau 2017 College of the Holy Cross, Worcester MA

Editor's Introduction, Marc Roscoe Loustau

Journal of Global Catholicism

Introduction to African Catholicism: Contemporary Issues: Volume: 1, Issue 2 of the Journal of Global Catholicism


Indian Head Rock Subject Of Independent Film Set For Ket, Ket2, Staff Reporter 2017 Morehead State University

Indian Head Rock Subject Of Independent Film Set For Ket, Ket2, Staff Reporter

Indian Head Rock Project

Article in the Ashland Daily Independent on Steve Middleton's film documentary on the Indian Head Rock published on June 20, 2017.


Rockin' On In Portsmouth, Mark Maynard 2017 Ashland Independent

Rockin' On In Portsmouth, Mark Maynard

Indian Head Rock Project

Article on the Indian Head Rock Festival to be held at Portsmouth, Ohio on July 4, 2008 published in the Ashland Independent on July 2, 2008.


Perkins, Terry (Fa 1028), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2017 Western Kentucky University

Perkins, Terry (Fa 1028), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

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Finding aid only for Folklife Archives Project 1028. Student folk studies project titled: “Traditional Broom-making,” which includes information and illustrations about broom-making in Green County, Kentucky. Sheets may include information about types and parts of brooms.


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