A Conjoining of Ancient Song
a half hour documentary by Willie Ruff and Gretchen Berland on line-singing
screening and discussion
Monday, April 22 | 7 PM
Battell Chapel (400 College at Elm)
A half hour Yale documentary retraces the trajectory of a rapidly eroding form of congregational singing out of Scotland and into both African-American and Native American religious song traditions.
Musician Willie Ruff, Sociologist Kai Erikson, and Gretchen Berland, MD will discuss the work, and invite questions.