CSRC Publication Wins 2013 ARSC Award
The Arhoolie Foundation's Strachwitz Frontera Collection of Mexican and Mexican American Recordings has won Best Discography in the category Best Research in Folk, World, or Ethnic Music in the 2013 Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) Awards for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research. Begun in 1991, the ARSC awards are presented to authors and publishers of books, articles, liner notes, and monographs, to recognize outstanding published research in the field of recorded sound. In giving these awards, ARSC recognizes outstanding contributions, encourages high standards, and promotes awareness of superior works. The 2013 Awards for Excellence honor works published in 2012.
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