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Aldona

Aldona Dye

CCS (Critical & Comparative Studies)

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Biography

Aldona is a doctoral candidate in the Critical and Comparative Studies program. She is working on a dissertation on white womanhood and folk song collecting practices in the early 20th century under the guidance of Bonnie Gordon. Her research centers on the work of the Virginia Folklore Society, Annabel Morris Buchanan, Ruby Pickens Tartt, and Zilphia Horton. Aldona is interested in song collecting as an intimate act of sharing local knowledge and connecting with others.

You can follow Aldona's research online here:
Blog: tumblr.com/adyemusicology
Twitter: @ADyeMusicology

 


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UVA Department of Music
112 Old Cabell Hall
P.O. Box 400176 Charlottesville, VA 22904-4176

Email: music@virginia.edu