Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Learning to Fly, Show Business (Tape 1)

Item

LC041.jpeg

Title

Learning to Fly, Show Business (Tape 1)

Subject

Women in show business

Description

This recording is a compilation of quotes, songs, poems, and performances by, about, and for women in show business. Featured in part one are quotes about working in music from Billie Holiday and Aretha Franklin; music by Melanie Safka; a poem to Aretha Franklin by Nikki Giovanni; a letter to Janis Joplin; a performance of Mercedez Benz by Janis Joplin. There are unnamed performances throughout the recording.

Creator

Radio Free Women

Date Created

August 16, 1972

Rights

The information available on this site, including any text, data, artwork, video, audio, images or graphics may be protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Entities other than the Lesbian Herstory Archive may own copyright of the material. Material from the website may be used for non-profit or educational purposes. However, if copies are printed or displayed, copyright notice must be included. Except as provided above, you may not reproduce, republish, post, transmit or distribute any material from this website in any physical or digital form without the permission of the copyright owner.

For information regarding any further use of the materials contained on this site, please contact the Lesbian Herstory Archives:

Email: dyv.lha@gmail.com

Identifier

LC041

Episode Title

Show Business I

Series Title

Learning to Fly

Physical Format

1/4 inch audio tape

Digital Format

.wav file

Duration

00:28:28

Citation

Radio Free Women , “Learning to Fly, Show Business (Tape 1),” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed July 23, 2024, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/969.