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Author King, Stephen A., 1964-

Title I'm feeling the blues right now [electronic resource] : blues tourism and the Mississippi Delta / Stephen A. King.

Imprint Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 277 p., [20] p. of plates : ill.
Series American made music series
American made music series.
Bibliography Includes bibliography (p. 239-267), discography (p. 268-270) and index.
Contents The history of the Mississippi Delta blues -- The history of blues tourism in the Mississippi Delta -- Blues myths and the rhetorical imagination of place -- Blues festivals, race, and the construction of authenticity -- A blues countermemory : the history of Mississippi, the story of the Delta -- Public memory, historical amnesia, and the Shack Up Inn -- Assessing tourism goals : money, image, and reconciliation.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Blues (Music) -- Social aspects.
Blues (Music) -- Mississippi -- Delta (Region) -- History and criticism.
Music and tourism -- Mississippi -- Delta (Region) -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781617030109 (cloth alk. paper)
1617030104 (cloth alk. paper)
9781617030116 (electronic bk.)

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