Kathleen Mackay Research Papers 1967-2007.


Kathleen Mackay Research Papers 1967-2007.

The Kathleen Mackay Research Papers span the years of 1967 to 2007, with the bulk of the collection dating between 2005 and 2007. The collection consists primarily of the interviews done as research for Mackay's 2007 book, Bob Dylan: Intimate Insights from Friends and Fellow Musicians. This collection also includes drafts of the aforementioned book from 2006, interviews on audio cassette, and a copy of the Monterey International Pop Festival's annual program from 1967. Artists of note in the collection are Rosanne Cash, Liam Clancy, Kris Kristofferson, Ronnie Hawkins, and Maria Muldaur among others. Mackay's collection provides a behind-the-scenes look at rock music journalism and biography, as well as the research, primary source material, and editing required by the writing process.

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Cash, Rosanne

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Hawkins, Ronnie

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Rivers, Johnny

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Clancy, Liam.

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Mackay, Kathleen, 1948-

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Stookey, Paul, 1937-

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Peter, Paul, and Mary (Musical group)

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Vee, Bobby

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Rock singer and entertainer, born at Fargo, N.D. in 1943. From the description of Collection, 1961-1992. (Tri-College Library). WorldCat record id: 25918560 ...

Monterey International Pop Festival 1967 Monterey, Calif.

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Muldaur, Maria

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