The bird and the dirt: a performance art collective, May 27, 1976

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The bird and the dirt:a performance art collective, produced by Mebane Johnson and KBDY,is a recorded performance by a collective of numerous types of artists who perform together. The program presents samples of the artists' musical and spoken word art intermixed with interviews in which members of the collectivediscuss issues faced by artists,reactions to their art, the relations of people to their environment and one another, and the lack of and need for ritual in modern society,May 27, 1976. (Portions of this description were derived from the original NFCB Program Service Catalog.)
Johnson, Mebane; KBDY
KOPN (Radio station : Columbia, Mo.); National Federation of Community Broadcasters (U.S.)
Broadcasting, Communications; Artists; Art genres
Public Broadcasting
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Description
7 in; 01:24:26 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB) records
Series 8, Audio Materials 1975-1986
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Access condition: public.
Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:725408; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/41795; Filename: bcast-072311

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