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Interview with Romare Bearden, 1971, from the Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985

Interview with Romare Bearden, 1971

Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988

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Title: Interview with Romare Bearden

Date: 1971

Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 33 min., 57 sec.

Description: Bearden, interviewed by Rolick, discusses his art, black artists and black culture in general, his training in mathematics, as well as his stint as a songwriter.

Interview conducted for Rolick's class "Black music and art," at Mercy College.

Sound quality is occasionally distorted but still discernible.

Creator: Bearden, Romare, 1911-1988

Forms part of: Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Interview with Romare Bearden, 1971. Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 11744