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Teaching with American Folk Music: Library of Congress Song Recordings as Primary Sources in the Classroom

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Summary

This session highlights the folk music recordings available through the Library of Congress website, and ways to use these songs as primary sources for teaching history, literature, music, culture and folklore. Lesson ideas and tips for finding recordings on the Library of Congress website will be provided.