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Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)

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Works: 136 works in 192 publications in 2 languages and 6,030 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History  Periodicals  Music  Conference proceedings  Drama  Biography 
Classifications: Z7165.U5, 016.374975
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Most widely held works about Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
 
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Most widely held works by Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.)
Highlander Folk School manuscript records collection [1932-1966] by Tennessee State Library and Archives( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new agenda for the white southerner in his new south by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paulo Freire at Highlander a conversation with Myles Horton( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dialog between Paulo Freire, the Brazilian educational philosopher, and some adult educators and community organizers gathered at Highlander Folk School in rural Tennessee in December 1987 confirms Freire's conviction that "the most important matters to be found in a classroom are what the students themselves bring with them."
The Highlander fling( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing out brother( )

in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to community action for public school integration by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( Book )

2 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sing for freedom : in the community, on the campus( )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlander Folk School( Book )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlander Folk School Audio Collection by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Founded at Summerfield, Tennessee in 1932 as an experimental education program for working-class adults. Promoted organized labor, agrarian and civil rights movements in the South, utilizing folk culture and combining social and educational activities. Charter revoked by the state of Tennessee in 1961, re-opened as the Highlander Research and Education Center later that year
You can make a leaflet by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

It has happened to us : Highlander Folk School 1939( )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

with Theodore Dreiser by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser from the directors of the Highlander Folk School
The union primer : what everyone should know about the union by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Meet your brother on the farm by Catherine Winston( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Highlander Research and Education Center records by Highlander Research and Education Center( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The administrative files of Highlander contain records of its history and administration, such as charters and constitutions, policy statements, reports, minutes of executive council and staff meetings, memoranda, financial reports, and personnel records. Correspondence includes staff memoranda as well as letters from labor leaders, civil rights activists, former students, and friends of Highlander. The large number of correspondents who were active in other organizations indicates how widespread was Highlander's influence. A major portion of the collection consists of subject files, including correspondence, reports on workshop sessions, class materials and student projects, alumni lists and questionnaires, addresses and speeches, trial transcripts and legal papers, clippings, labor scripts, song books and sheets, field trip reports, conference programs, news releases, writings about Highlander, and writings by staff members. The majority of the subject files are also available on microfilm. Also available on microfilm are clippings about Highlander. Publications of Highlander include instructional materials, articles and speeches of Myles Horton and others, song books, the "Highlander Fling" and the "Summerfield News." The audio recordings in the collection include: executive council meetings; letters dictated by Myles Horton; addresses and speeches; the Appalachian project; attacks on and investigations of Highlander, including the court hearings at Altamont, Tennessee; citizenship and community leadership programs; the Farmers Union; fund raising; the Harlan, Kentucky, coal strike; Koinonia Farm; labor workshops; music and poetry; recordings from the film "Highlander Story '53"; workshops; desegregation; leadership training; voter registration; and recordings relating to Highlander's 50th Anniversary
Labor spy : a play in three acts based on "The labor spy racket" by Leo Huberman( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

People of the Cumberland by Robert Stebbins( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This video outlines the history of the Cumberland Plateau from a poverty-stricken, uneducated society to a productive, efficient community as a result of the marriage between education and the labor movement
Collection: addition by Tenn.) Highlander Folk School (Monteagle( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains correspondence, speeches, memoranda, interviews, questionnaires, reports on folk school extension projects, workshop evaluations, a play entitled "How Buddy Votes," a newsletter, "The Activist," and an audiotape of a speech by Martin Luther King, Jr
 
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The long haul : an autobiographyWe make the road by walking : conversations on education and social changeThe summer we got saved