Author: Travis D. Stimeling

Ken Burns’s ‘Country Music’ Does Little to Tell the Story of the Non-White, Non-Straight World of Country

When rumors began circulating among the community of country music scholars that famed documentarian Ken Burns was turning his attention toward country music, I had mixed feelings.  To be sure, such a national platform for the telling of the genre’s history would provide an opportunity for a national— and even […]

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