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Country Music Scholar

Bill Malone, Tulane University

20 January 2006

Distinguished historian of country music Bill Malone is interviewed by Southern Spaces editorial board member Charles Reagan Wilson at the University of Mississippi in October 2005. Malone offers a brief perspective on the beginnings of his career and discusses themes in his work. Videography by Joe York, University of Mississippi.

Use the scroller to the right of the playlist to watch all eight parts of the talk.


About Bill Malone:
Bill Malone is Professor Emeritus of History at Tulane University. His books include Country Music, U.S.A.; Southern Music/American Music; Southern Culture and the Roots of Country Music; and Don't Get Above Your Raisin': Country Music and the Southern Working Class.

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