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Elijah Wald es escritor y msico con veinte aos de experiencia reportando sobre los orgenes musicales y sobre la msica misma en diferentes regiones del mundo. Fue escritor y asesor para el proyecto de mltiples medios del Instituto Smithsonian llamado The Mississippi: River and Song (El Ro Mississippi: el ro y su msica), y tambin recibi un premio por la biografa Josh White: Society Blues (Josh White, Blues de la Sociedad). Una sobrevista de su obra se puede conseguir en
Elijah Wald is a writer and musician with twenty years experience covering roots and world music. He was writer and consultant on the Smithsonian multimedia project The Mississippi: River of Song, and is the author of the award-winning biography Josh White: Society Blues.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Johnson, Robert, -- d. 1938.
Blues musicians -- Mississippi -- Biography.
Blues (Music) -- Mississippi -- History and criticism.