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Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

M.A. in Southern Studies

First Advisor

Ted Ownby

Second Advisor

David Wharton

Third Advisor

Charles Reagan Wilson

Relational Format



This is a cultural study that focuses on the fiddle music of Mississippi. It includes both Anglo and African American roots. Also, the white blues fiddle traditions of Mississippi are examined and analyzed.

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