Interview with Alma Hawkins, 1971
NamesHawkins, Alma M (Interviewee)Schlundt, Christena L (Interviewer)American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (Contributor)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1971-07-14
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTCO 3-544
TopicsHawkins, Alma MUniversity of California, Los AngelesDancers -- Education (Higher)Dance teachers
NotesContent: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded by Christina L. Schlundt 1971, July 14 Los Angeles (Calif.)Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.Acquisition: Gift American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and RecreationContent: Streaming audio file 1 (approximately 33 minutes). Alma Hawkins speaks with Christina Schlundt about dance in an academic environment. Topics include: dance students today as compared with those of the past including herself; her teaching career; and the program at UCLA [University of California at Los Angeles]. [From approximately 27:50 to approximately 29:50 there is a significant drop in volume.]Content: Streaming audio file 2 (approximately 33 minutes; however, the interview ends at approximately 18:45 minutes, and the remainder of streaming audio file 2 consists of ambient noise or is blank). Alma Hawkins continues to speak with Christina Schlundt about dance in an academic environment, in particular the graduate program in dance at University of California, Los Angeles; the role of the university in dance; and her goals.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 1 hr., 6 min.) : quarter-track; 1.875 ipsSound quality is fair to poor. The recording is marred by occasional extraneous noise, and there is a significant drop in volume from approximately 27:50 to approximately 29:50 in streaming audio file 1.
DescriptionInterview with Alma Hawkins conducted by Christina L. Schlundt on July 14, 1971 in Los Angeles, California, for the archives of the Dance Division of the AAHPER [American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation; later American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance].
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 81670651NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118340Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2c3b090-795f-0136-f451-3d4abe9b196d
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