Reclaiming the Right to Rock : Black Experiences in Rock Music Collection, 2008-2010

Collection Number

SC 151


Indiana University, Archives of African American Music and Culture (AAAMC)


This collection consists of documentation and one-on-one interviews from the AAAMC's two-day conference on Black rock hosted on the Indiana University-Bloomington campus on November 13-14, 2009. The conference and related activities were open to local and regional musicians, scholars, students, and brought together Black rock musicians from different generations and regions with music critics and scholars to discuss the socio-political history, musical developments, and the future of Black rock.


46 video files (HD QuickTime) (21 hours, 45 minutes) : sound, color ; 1440 x 1080, 35 MBps, 29.97 fps + 28 videocassettes (miniDV) (circa 21 hours), 1 box documentation, assorted audio, video, and image files