Mudcat Café message #3895137 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #162666   Message #3895137
Posted By: Jim Carroll
21-Dec-17 - 10:27 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"as I stated earlier, all of our meetings and activities are open to everyone. "
If they happen to live in the vicinity they take place
It doesn't take massive funding to alert people involved of what you are doing
A quick glance at the archive doesn't leave me to believe thare has been deep and widespread discussions on the turnaround in our understanding of what folk song is
The internet has opened up undreamed of opportunities to share ideas - no evidence this has happened, plenty of evidence ot the tearing up pf past scholarship and the denigration of our greatest scholars - that disturbs me deeply
How about the mountain coming to Mohammed fore a change?
Jim Carroll