Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic
Sunday, May 4 • 1:00pm - 2:45pm
Robert Gordon on the Mississippi Blues Trail LIMITED

Log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Limited Capacity seats available

Grammy-winning writer Robert Gordon is the author of six books and producer/director of seven feature documentaries. He has focused on the American south—its music, art, and politics—to create an insider’s portrait of his home. He’s presenting selections from the Mississippi Blues Trail Video Series, which he co-directed. From Charley Patton to Bobby Rush, with stops at Muddy Waters, Elvis, and gospel, these fun and informative shorts are guaranteed to teach you something you didn’t know about the blues.
Q&A with Robert Gordon

PLAYING WITH:

Chicago Premiere
Lomax
Short Fiction / Jesse Kreitzer / USA / 12 min.
Folklorist Alan Lomax travels the Mississippi Delta equipped with 500 pounds of recording equipment powered by his car battery, on a quest to document the most beautiful and harrowing songs ever sung. 



Sunday May 4, 2014 1:00pm - 2:45pm
Logan Theatre 2646 N. Milwaukee