Astrology - Adding Meaning to Life, 2008  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Amick-Elder, Davena
Title
Astrology - Adding Meaning to Life
Dates
2008
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
1 folder, including 1 sound recording
Collection Number
2008_160
Summary
Davena Amick-Elder was a student of folklore at the University of Oregon. This collection includes an essay and fieldwork documentation relating to this student's folklore fieldwork project.
Repository
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
97403
Telephone: 541-346-3925
flr@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for access in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Publication of this finding aid was supported in whole or part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by Oregon State Library.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Interview with Johanna Mitchell, astrologer. How Hellenistic astrology differs from traditional western astrology. Outside sources list some demographics on who believes in astrology, where astrologers can be found in relation to religious beliefs, and if people can accurately tell their astrology report from a fake.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is available for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Project release formReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Informant release form(s)Return to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
C01_2008_160: Interview with Johanna Mitchell, Astrologer
1.0 electronic optical disc (cd-rom)
Amick-Elder, Davena
October, 17 2008

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Cosmic phenomena
  • Divination
  • Folk religion
  • Occult
  • Religion
  • sound recordings
  • Stereotype
  • Women
  • Personal Names :
  • Mitchell, Johanna
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • United States
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Beliefs and customs
  • Fieldwork project