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Pete Seeger: a life of song, and the power of ‘we’

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Abstract


  • We Shall Overcome became the theme song of the American civil rights movement in the 1960s. It is most identified with Pete Seeger, the great American musician who died January 27.

    Yet as Arlo Guthrie put it this week: “Of course he passed away. But that doesn’t mean he’s gone."

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Ashbolt, A. I. (2014). Pete Seeger: a life of song, and the power of ‘we’. The Conversation, (31 January), 1-6.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2266&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/1261

Number Of Pages


  • 5

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 6

Issue


  • 31 January

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/pete-seeger-a-life-of-song-and-the-power-of-we-22595

Abstract


  • We Shall Overcome became the theme song of the American civil rights movement in the 1960s. It is most identified with Pete Seeger, the great American musician who died January 27.

    Yet as Arlo Guthrie put it this week: “Of course he passed away. But that doesn’t mean he’s gone."

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Ashbolt, A. I. (2014). Pete Seeger: a life of song, and the power of ‘we’. The Conversation, (31 January), 1-6.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2266&context=lhapapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/lhapapers/1261

Number Of Pages


  • 5

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 6

Issue


  • 31 January

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/pete-seeger-a-life-of-song-and-the-power-of-we-22595