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Uke Folklore: Are 'What is Folk?' Threads Finished? (79* d) RE: Folklore: Are 'What is Folk?' Threads Finished? 04 Mar 10

" maintain the theme of romantic austerity and absolute provenance in a world that doesn't value romance."

Yes, now we're getting somewhere.

What about "folk" as encapsulating the spirit of the homemade in a world of commodities? Of course, because there are inevitably lots of professional folksingers and commercial folk LPs in a world of commodities, this sets up a contradiction. Hence: discussion/argument.

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