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"The Surprising History of 'God Bless America'" 

When: Thu., Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m. 2013
Price: Free
a talk from American music scholar Sheryl Kaskowitz, who will follow the history of "America's other national anthem," from its conception by Irving Berlin, to the controversies between Berlin and performer Kate Smith, to the song's appropriation by various groups like the Christian Right.



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