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National Heritage Fellowships

...Celebrating America’s Folk and T raditional Arts for More Than 20 Y ears NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWSHIPS 1100 Pennsylvania A... ...e, N.W . W ashington, D.C. 20506-0001 www.arts.gov The National Endowment for the Arts enriches our nation and its diverse cultural heritage by supp... .........................................1 NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWS (by year awards given) 1982 ........................................................... ..........................................................50 Bess Lomax Hawes Award ..........................53 State List of National Heritage Fellows... ...pation, beliefs, and nationality . National Heritage Fellows represent the best of that which is unique combined with the most enduring of that which ... ...ntry Music Hall of Fame. He received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Grammys in 1993. NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWSHIPS 7 P hilip Simmons was born ... ...o receive a National Heritage Fellowship himself, recalled that it was the best road trip of his long career working with traditional artists. A sta... ...Raitt, Carlos Santana, Los Lobos, and Charlie Musselwhite. The album won a Grammy and increased the major record labels’ interest in Hooker, which all... .... For the first 12 years of his life, Calhoun heard only Cherokee language spoken and sung. When he joined the armed forces in W orld W ar II, he spok...

...Excerpt: The National Endowment for the Arts enriches our nation and its diverse cultural heritage by supporting works of artistic excellence, advancing learning in the arts, and strengthening the arts in communities throughout the country....

...Table of Contents: NATIONAL HERITAGE FELLOWS -- (by year awards given) -- 1982, 4 -- 1983, 8 -- 1984, 12 -- 1985, 16 -- 1986, 18 -- 1987, 20 -- 1988, 22 -- 1989, 24 -- 1990, 26 -- 1991, 28 -- 1992, 30 -- 1993, 32 -- 1994, 34 -- 1995, 36 -- 1996, 38 -- 1997, 40 -- 1998, 42 -- 1999, ...

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Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children

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... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children was an honor presented at the Grammy Aw... ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children was an honor presented at the Grammy Award s, a ceremony ... ...y Award for Best Spoken Word Album for Children was an honor presented at the Grammy Award s, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally ... ... for Best Spoken Word Album for Children was an honor presented at the Grammy Award s, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called ... ..., a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to recording artists for works containing quality " spoken wor... ...hed in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to recording artists for works containing quality " spoken word " performances aimed at chil... ...Lullabies in 2011, when it was announced the award would be combined with the Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children to form the Grammy A... ..., when it was announced the award would be combined with the Grammy Award for Best Musical Album for Children to form the Grammy Award for Best Chi... ...ne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition Bill Harley – The Best Candy in the Whole World Emma Thompson – Nanny McPhee Returns Var...

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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...pitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade "The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental" The rear-view mirror ... ...es Mediation of mediation Literacy and Education "Know the best" Ideal vs. real Relevance Temples of knowledge Coherence ... ...act of life. Here one finds stores where only the native language is spoken, with newspapers printed in Greek, Hungarian, German, Italian, U... ...sed as an alibi in these ads. Indeed, the people who hand out the Clio awards for advertising were so taken in as to award Mobil a first prize ... ...by cats (depicting the Nazis) and mice (depicting their victims); a Grammy Award returned by a famous singing group because someone else was... ... (depicting the Nazis) and mice (depicting their victims); a Grammy Award returned by a famous singing group because someone else was doing ... ...hat the album Girl You Know It's True, for which it was awarded the Grammy for Best New Artist of 1989, was vocally interpreted by someone e...

...t to literacy A moving target The wise fox ?Between us the rift? Malthus revisited Captives to literacy The Epitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade ?The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental?...

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Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album

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... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. The award had several mi... ... The Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album has been awarded since 1959. The award had several minor name changes: In 1959 t... ...1959. The award had several minor name changes: In 1959 the award was known as Best Performance, Documentary or Spoken WordFrom 1960 to 1961 it was aw... ... known as Best Performance, Documentary or Spoken WordFrom 1960 to 1961 it was awarded as Best Performance - Documentary or Spoken Word (other than co... ...est Performance, Documentary or Spoken WordFrom 1960 to 1961 it was awarded as Best Performance - Documentary or Spoken Word (other than comedy)From 1... ...ksen, Al Franken, and Hillary Clinton . Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were handed out, for a recording released in the previous... ... Clinton . Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were handed out, for a recording released in the previous year. Winners are indicated in... ...r Burton Martin Luther King 1990sGrammy Awards of 1999 Christopher Reeve for Still Me Grammy Awards of 1998 Charles Kuralt for Charles Kural... ...in Luther King 1990sGrammy Awards of 1999 Christopher Reeve for Still Me Grammy Awards of 1998 Charles Kuralt for Charles Kuralt's Spring Jodi...

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A Legacy of Leadership

...s Card Number: 00-107057 First edition published by the National Endowment for the Arts in September 2000. A LEGACY OF LEADERSHIP Table of Contents N... ...ptember 2000. A LEGACY OF LEADERSHIP Table of Contents National Endowment for the Arts Chairman’s Message............................................... ... the University of California. Cornerstone Theater Company 7 for the Arts awarded Cornerstone a $125,000 Challenge Grant, requiring a three-to- one r... ...ian Chalk Circle , the show won the Theatre League Alliance’s 1996 Ovation Award for Best Production of the Year. “The obvious jewel of interacting wi... ...Circle , the show won the Theatre League Alliance’s 1996 Ovation Award for Best Production of the Year. “The obvious jewel of interacting with other p... ...on changed the face of the center.” Hmong Art:Tradition and Change was the best-attended show ever presented by the Kohler. “It was something the Hmon... ...lationship between a deaf woman and a hearing man, told in both signed and spoken dialogue. The show was a huge success. “Children of a Lesser God wor... ...as since produced close to 40 jazz and classical recordings, winning eight Grammy Awards. In 1997 he became the first jazz artist to be awarded a Puli... ...has written eleven books, been inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame, won a Grammy Award and received the National Medal of the Humanities. “It was the...

...Excerpt: ?Art is a nation?s most precious heritage. For it is in our works of art that we reveal ourselves, and to others, the inner vision which guides us as a nation. And where there is no vision, the people perish.?...

...ong Communities, 4?13 -- Bringing the Arts to New Audiences, 14?25 -- Keeping the Past Alive, 26?37 -- Shining a Spotlight, 38?45 -- Sowing the Seeds for Success, 46?55 -- Responding to Crises, 56?65 -- Transformations, 66?77 -- Gifts That Keep on Giving, 78?87 -- Cultivating the Next Generation, 88?95 -- Index, 96...

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Grammy Award for Best Regional Roots Music Album

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ...ne trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Awarded for qual... ... National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences First awarded ... ... 2013 Official website grammy.com ... ...ficial website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Regional Roots Music Album is ... ...al website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Regional Roots Music Album is an a... ...ut regard to album sales or chart position".[2] It is a new category in which the previous Best Hawaiian Music Album, Best Zydeco ... ... Best World Music Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ...ne trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Awarded for qual... ...d Sciences Official website .com.grammywww ... ...Official website .com.grammywww The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian M... ...al website .com.grammywww The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music A... ...ebsite .com.grammywww The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album... ...llence in the recording industry, without regard to album sales or chart position".[2] The Best Best Contemporary Christian Music ... ... Best World Music Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Tropical Latin Album

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Aw... ...winners Awarded for quality vocal or instrumental tropical l... ...ing Arts and Sciences First awarded 1984 ... ... Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best T... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Tropical Latin Album is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Tropical Latin Album is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a cer... ...From 1984 to 1991, and then again from 1995 to 1999 the award was known as Best Tropical Latin Performance From 1992 to 1994 ... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award

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...Grammy Awards 57th Annual Grammy Awards ... ... Awards 57th Annual Grammy Awards ... ...s Grammy given to Jacob Bronstein for Best Spoken Word Album in 2007 ... ... Grammy given to Jacob Bronstein for Best Spoken Word Album in 2007 ... ... Grammy given to Jacob Bronstein for Best Spoken Word Album in 2007 ... ... Grammy given to Jacob Bronstein for Best Spoken Word Album in 2007 ... ...d Album in 2007 Awarded for Outstanding achievements in the ... ...in 2007 Awarded for Outstanding achievements in the music in... ...ed to the writer(s)/composer(s) of a single song. Best New Artist is awarded to a promising breakthrough performer who releas...

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Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Aw... ...winners Awarded for quality albums in the alternative music ... ...ing Arts and Sciences First awarded 1991 ... ... Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best A... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album is an award presented to recording artists... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album is an award presented to recording artists for... ... consciousness".[6] In 1991, and from 1994 to 1999, the award was known as Best Alternative Music Performance.[3] Beginning in 2001, award recipients ... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Album for Children

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... The Grammy Award for Best Album for Children has been awarded since 1959. Prior to 1992, the award was... ... The Grammy Award for Best Album for Children has been awarded since 1959. Prior to 1992, the award was known as Best Recordi... ...r Children has been awarded since 1959. Prior to 1992, the award was known as Best Recording for Children and was therefore open to any audio recordi... ...been awarded since 1959. Prior to 1992, the award was known as Best Recording for Children and was therefore open to any audio recording, whether it ... ...ecording of a book, or the audio from a television show or movie. In 1994 the award was divided into Best Musical Album for Children and Best Spok... ...he audio from a television show or movie. In 1994 the award was divided into Best Musical Album for Children and Best Spoken Word Album for Childr... ...In 1994 the award was divided into Best Musical Album for Children and Best Spoken Word Album for Children . In 2012, both categories were once ag... ... the award was divided into Best Musical Album for Children and Best Spoken Word Album for Children . In 2012, both categories were once again com... ...the new Best Children's Album category. Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were handed out, for music released in the previous year....

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Grammy Award for Best World Music Album

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Aw... ...winners Awarded for quality world music albums ... ...ing Arts and Sciences First awarded 1992 ... ... Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best W... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best World Music Album is an honor presented to recording artists for q... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best World Music Album is an honor presented to recording artists for quali... ...rd to album sales or chart position".[2] The award for Best World Music Album, reserved for international performers exhibiting "n... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Regional Mexican Music Album (including Tejano)

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ...ne trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Awarded for qual... ... National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences First awarded ... ... 2013 Official website grammy.com ... ...ficial website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Regional Mexican Music Album (... ...al website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Regional Mexican Music Album (Incl... ..., without regard to album sales or chart position".[2] In 2012, the award - then known as "Best Regional Mexican or Tejano Album" ... ... Best World Music Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best American Roots Song

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ...ne trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Awarded for qual... ... National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences First awarded ... ... 2014 Official website grammy.com ... ...ficial website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best American Roots Song is a new a... ...al website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best American Roots Song is a new award... ...eved November 11, 2010.  ^ Lawless, John (June 8, 2013). "Grammy announces Best American Roots Song category". Blu... ... Best World Music Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best American Roots Performance

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...mance Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ...amophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Awarded for ... ... National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences First awarded ... ... 2015 Official website grammy.com ... ... Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best American Roots Performan... ...Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best American Roots Performance i... ... Song of the Year Best New Artist ... ... Best World Music Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Song

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ...ne trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Awarded for qual... ...ts and Sciences Official website grammy.com ... ... Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian M... ...ficial website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music S... ...al website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Song ... ...ghest importance; Gospel and CCM each now have one category for each".[3] As a result, the Best Gospel Song category was split int... ... Best World Music Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award records

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...Throughout the 55 year history of the Grammy Awards, many significant records have been set. This page only inclu... ...Throughout the 55 year history of the Grammy Awards, many significant records have been set. This page only includes the... ...significant records have been set. This page only includes the competitive awards which have been won by various artists. This does not include the va... ...Legend Awards. The page however does include other non-performance related Grammys (known as the Craft & Production Fields) that may have been present... ...presented to the artist(s). Awards Most Grammy Awards won The record for the most Grammy Awards won in a lifetime is held by Sir Georg Solti, a ... ...Hungarian-British conductor who conducted the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for twenty-two years. He has won a total of 31 Grammy Awards out of 74 nomi... ...st two awards in 1997. She was also the first Country artist to win the Best New Artist Grammy. { Rank Age Artist 1 14 years... ...etop Perkins is the oldest person to win a Grammy. In 2011 he was awarded Best Traditional Blues Album for Joined At The Hip at 97 years of age. H... ...ominated in the country, pop, jazz, bluegrass, classical, folk, and spoken word, as well as composition and arranging categories. Artists...

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Grammy Award for Best Improvised Jazz Solo

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...The Grammy Award for Best Improvised Jazz Solo has been awarded since 1959. Before 1979 the award title did not specify instrumenta... ...he award title did not specify instrumental performances and was presented for instrumental or vocal performances. The award has had several minor nam... ...performances and was presented for instrumental or vocal performances. The award has had several minor name changes: ... ... 8 2010s Grammy Awards of 2015 Chick Corea for F... ... Grammy Awards of 2015 Chick Corea for Fingerprints Nominees ... ...r Sleeping Giant Grammy Awards of 2014 Wayne Shorter - O... ... History In 1959 the award was known as Best Jazz Performance, Individual In 1960 it was a... ...Performance, Individual In 1960 it was awarded as Best Jazz Performance - Soloist From 1961 to 1971 ... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Contemporary (R&R) Performance

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...ammy Awards in the Best Contemporary (R&R) Performance categories were awarded in 1966, 1967 and 1968. They appeared in different guises at the Gr... ...e awarded in 1966, 1967 and 1968. They appeared in different guises at the Grammy's, aimed at male and female soloists and duos/groups. The Recording ... ...k 'n' roll recordings from traditional pop recordings, which had their own Best Pop Vocal Performance categories for male and female soloists and for ... ... pop recordings, which had their own Best Pop Vocal Performance categories for male and female soloists and for duos or groups. Wi... ...s or groups. Winners 1966 Grammy Awards Best Contemporary (Rock a... ...oups. Winners 1966 Grammy Awards Best Contemporary (Rock and Roll... ... 1966 Grammy Awards Best Contemporary (Rock and Roll) Vocal Performance - Female: "I Know a Pla... ... Music for Visual Media ... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best Music Film

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... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners ... ... Gilded gramophone trophy presented to Grammy Award winners Aw... ...winners Awarded for quality long form music videos ... ...ing Arts and Sciences First awarded 1984 ... ... Official website grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best M... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Music Film (until 2013 known as Best Long Form Music Video) is an ... ... grammy.com The Grammy Award for Best Music Film (until 2013 known as Best Long Form Music Video) is an acco... ... market. The category was discontinued after 1983. The Best Music Film category is for concert/performance films or music document... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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Grammy Award for Best R&B Song

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...y Award for Best R&B Song (sometimes known as the R&B Songwriter's Award) has been awarded since 1969. From 1969 to 2000 it was known as the G... ... Award) has been awarded since 1969. From 1969 to 2000 it was known as the Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Song. Years reflect the year in wh... ... has been awarded since 1969. From 1969 to 2000 it was known as the Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Song. Years reflect the year in which the... ...een awarded since 1969. From 1969 to 2000 it was known as the Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Song. Years reflect the year in which the Gramm... ...awarded since 1969. From 1969 to 2000 it was known as the Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Song. Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Aw... ...ward for Best Rhythm & Blues Song. Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for music released in the previous year. Five... ...es Song. Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for music released in the previous year. Five songwriters have won this awa... ... Maurice White and Al McKay for "Best of My Love (The Emotions song)" performed by The Emoti... ...c Album Spoken Word ...

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