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Candie coming to the south, Fisk College (talking)

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Creator:Carawan, Guy
Creator:Carawan, Candie
Creator:Sundale, John
Title:Candie coming to the south, Fisk College (talking)

Guy Carawan and his wife, Candie, talk to a group of high school students from Paideia school in Atlanta. The group is led by John Sundale. Guy was an employee of Highlander school where this interview takes place. Candie talks about the origins of the protest song, We Shall Overcome.

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Types:Sound recordings | Sound
Subjects:Carawan, Guy | Carawan, Candie | Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) | Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)--Employees | African American music | College students--Tennessee--Nashville | Teachers--Tennessee | Music teachers--Tennessee | High school students--Georgia--Atlanta | Paideia School (Atlanta, Ga.) | Interviews--Tennessee--New Market | Civil rights movements--Appalachian Region | Hymns--United States | Racism--United States | Women tobacco workers--Songs and music | Social movements--Southern States | Social reformers--Southern States | Social justice--Southern States | Folk music--Appalachian Region | Protest songs--United States | We shall overcome | Fisk University | Sit-ins | United States, Tennessee, Jefferson County, New Market, 36.1039767, -83.5526751 | United States, Tennessee, Jefferson County, 36.040946, -83.4596349 | United States, Tennessee, Marion County, Monteagle, 35.2400807, -85.8396979 | United States, Tennessee, Grundy County, 35.3883667, -85.7225824 | United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.7489954, -84.3879824 | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434 | Appalachian Region, 36.900118, -81.076032 | United States, Tennessee, Davidson County, Nashville, 36.1658899, -86.7844432 | United States, Tennessee, Davidson County, 36.1694577, -86.7849302
Collection:Warren Wilson College Digital Collections
Institution:Digital Library of Appalachia
Contributors:Warren Wilson College (Asheville, N.C.)
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