Mudcat Café message #3976743 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: GUEST,Joseph Scott
14-Feb-19 - 05:42 PM
Thread Name: Who started the Delta blues myth?
Subject: RE: Who started the Delta blues myth?
"As it is, I have no idea what your point is." Who is to blame for the myth that we have evidence that blues music originated in the Yazoo-Mississippi Delta? Short answer: Alan Lomax, it seems.

"trying" straw man, didn't write it
"maliciously" straw man, didn't write it