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Title The women of country music : a reader / edited by Charles K. Wolfe and James E. Akenson.

Imprint Lexington : The University Press of Kentucky, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    784.52 WOM    Available
Description ix, 229 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Polly Jenkins and her musical plowboys: a vaudeville valedictory / W. Daniel -- "And no man shall control me": the strange case of Roba Stanley, country's first woman recording star / C. Wolfe -- "Do you want mustard?" "Yup!": first lady of banjo Roni Stoneman / E. Wright -- Getting the word out: the country of Bronwen Wallace and Emmylou Harris / G. Nixon-John -- Rose Lee Maphis and working on barn dance radio, 1930-1960 / K. McCusker -- "Reconsider Me": Margaret Lewis Warwick and the Louisiana Hayride / T.E.W. Laird -- Home to Renfro Valley: John Lair and the women of the barn dance / M.A. Williams -- The voice behind the song: Faith Hill, country music, and reflexive identity / J. Neal -- The cow that's ugly has the sweetest milk / R. Thomas -- Women in Texas music: a conversation with the Texana Dames / K. Hudson -- If you're not in it for love: Canadian women in country music / L.J. Daniel -- The yodeling cowgirls: Australian women and country music / A. Smith -- Teaching about women in country music / J. Akenson.
Subject Women country musicians -- Biography.
Country music -- History and criticism.
Added Author Wolfe, Charles K.
Akenson, James Edward, 1943-
ISBN 0813122805 (paper : alk. paper) : $28.00

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