TITLE

The Inaugural Square Dance

AUTHOR(S)
Abrahams, Roger D.
PUB. DATE
February 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;2/26/77, Vol. 176 Issue 9, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reflects on the symbolism of square dancing during the inauguration of U.S. President James Earl Carter. Embodiment of the Carter family; Background on the dance; Political implications of the dance; Report that the United States strengths lie in the cultural resiliency inherited from accommodation to a multiplicity of heritages, and from the ability to keep alternatives of expression alive if not always in the spotlight.
ACCESSION #
9598498

 

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