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Contrary to Popular Belief, the Blues Were Not Born on the Mississippi Delta
15 May 2017 // 9:00 PM
Historians Lynn Abbott and Doug Seroff debunk myths about the origins of blues music, locating them not in the Mississippi Delta but in southern black vaudeville.
Robert Johnson: The Centennial of an American Genius
4 May 2011 // 6:00 PM
Does any single figure loom as large over an art form as Robert Johnson? This is exciting, joyful noise, brimming with purpose and ingenuity, fun and frightening, enigmatic and awe-inspiring.
Robert Johnson: King of the Delta Blues Singers Volume 2
12 Aug 2004 // 6:00 PM
At the crossroads as Robert Johnson centennial nears
4 May 2011 // 1:52 AM
CLARKSDALE, Miss. — The intersection of DeSoto and State streets here doesn't look like anything special. On the southeast corner of the roads is H Town