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Southern Rim 2 [videorecording] :the narrative tradition in the arts /Birmingham-Southern College and the Birmingham Museum of Art, sponsors

Creator:
Birmingham-Southern College  Search this
Names:
Birmingham Museum of Art (Birmingham, Ala.)  Search this
Birmingham-Southern College  Search this
College Art Association of America  Search this
Alexander, John Paul, 1945-  Search this
Allen, Jo Harvey, 1942-  Search this
Allen, Terry, 1943-  Search this
Christenberry, William, 1936-  Search this
Crews, Harry, 1935-  Search this
Dunlap, William, 1944-  Search this
Flagg, Fannie  Search this
Francis, Ke  Search this
Hill, James Jerome, 1838-1916  Search this
Kahan, Mitchell Douglas, 1951-  Search this
Kotz, Mary Lynn  Search this
Livingston, Jane  Search this
McGowin, Ed, 1938-  Search this
Roche, Jim  Search this
Surls, James, 1943-  Search this
Extent:
11 videocassettes (U-matic) (ca. 5 hrs.) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in. + brochure and 3 sound cassettes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Video recordings of 3 day conference on Southern art and artists and the narrative tradition shared with Southern writers. Included are sessions: "Visual Language: The Southern Birthright," moderated by William Dunlap, with Jo Harvey Allen, Harry Crews, Fannie Flagg, Mary Lynn Kotz and Jonathan Williams; "The Home Turf: A Cultivated Mythology," Mitchell Kahan, moderator, with William Christenberry, Frank Fleming, Ke Francis, Jane Livingston and James Surls; "Expatriates: the Southern Artist 'Out There'", Marcia Tucker, moderator, with John Alexander, Terry Allen, James Hill and Ed McGowin; footage of a reception for the exhibition "Southern Narrative"; and a musical performance by Terry Allen.
Also included are a brochure from the conference and 3 sound cassettes of a panel discussion held at the 1979 College Art Association meeting in Washington, D.C. relating to the first Southern Rim Conference in 1976. Particpants include John Alexander, John Canaday, William Christenberry, Larry Edwards, Jim Roche, and James Surls, with William Dunlap as moderator.
Biographical / Historical:
The 1983 conference was organized by Birmingham-Southern College art professor Linda Burgess, and was funded by NEA and the Committee for the Humanities in Alabama. It was a follow-up to the first Southern Rim Conference held in October 1976 in Valle Crucis, N.C.
Provenance:
Lent for duplicating 1986 by Bill Dunlap, moderator of the conference.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Artists -- Southern States  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Southern States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.birmsout
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-birmsout

Oral history interview with Jo Harvey Allen, 1998 April 21

Interviewee:
Allen, Jo Harvey, 1942-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Performance artists -- Interviews  Search this
Playwrights -- Interviews  Search this
Performance art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13117
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216445
AAA_collcode_allenj98
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216445
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Jo Harvey Allen

Interviewee:
Allen, Jo Harvey, 1942-  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Extent:
25 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1998 April 21
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Jo Harvey Allen conducted 1998 April 21, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, at Allen's studio, in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Allen discusses her roles of writer, actress, and performance artist; her early career which included working at underground radio station KPPC as the first woman country music announcer; her views on feminism and the degradation of motherhood, describing her most creative act as the birth of her children; her childhood in Lubbock, Texas; life with husband Terry Allen, with whom she moved to Los Angeles where he attended Chouinard Art Institute; conducting interviews with waitresses as material for a photo book, which led to writing, producing, and acting in her own plays; her relationship with Terry Allen and working with him and the discovery of her artistic independence.
Biographical / Historical:
Jo Harvey Allen (1942- ) is a performance artist, writer, and actress of Sante Fe, New Mexico.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 4 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hrs., 3 minutes.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Actors -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Performance artists -- Interviews  Search this
Playwrights -- Interviews  Search this
Performance art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.allenj98
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-allenj98

[Jo Harvey Allen : miscellaneous uncataloged material]

Author:
Allen, Jo Harvey 1942-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries Art and Artist Files Collection DSI  Search this
Subject:
Allen, Jo Harvey 1942-  Search this
Type:
Books
Vertical files
Artist files
Call number:
AAF--Allen, Jo Harvey
Restrictions & Rights:
FOLDER(S) DO NOT CIRCUATE. FOLDERS MUST BE CONSULTED ON SITE
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_564422

Counter angel : a play and performance / by Jo Harvey Allen

Author:
Allen, Jo Harvey 1942-  Search this
Subject:
Allen, Jo Harvey 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
26 leaves ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1982
C1982
Topic:
Performance art  Search this
Call number:
N6537.A4595 A4 1982
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671454

Face to face, back to back : Jo Harvey Allen, Terry Allen, Milano Kazanjian, Judith E. Simonian, Charmaine Locke, James Surls : the Main Art Gallery, Visual Arts Center, California State University, Fullerton, April 7 through May 9, 1984 / organized by Tina Yapelli ; catalogue essay by Melinda Wortz

Author:
Yapelli, Tina  Search this
Wortz, Melinda  Search this
California State University, Fullerton Art Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Allen, Jo Harvey 1942-  Search this
Physical description:
32 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
California
Date:
1984
C1984
20th century
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Group work in art--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
N6530.C2F3 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_373125

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