Goddess Chants, 1992  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Lichtenstein, Carol
Title
Goddess Chants
Dates
1992
Quantity
0.02 linear feet
Collection Number
1992_003
Summary
Carol Lichtenstein 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

A collection of 32 musically notated chants sung in Goddess worshipping rituals and the texts of three folksongs. Also, a description of some of the rituals, their function, and how the chants function within the rituals, including raising energy. Discusses the Women's Movement of the 1970s and the resurgence of Goddess worship during that time that continues today.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Collection is open for use in accordance with Archives of Northwest Folklore policy and additional stipulations by collectors or informants. See project release form in collection file for additional stipulations.

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

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Folklore textsReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Sound recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
T04_1992_003_01: Norma Joyce Interview
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Lichtenstein, Carol
May 22, 1992
T04_1992_003_02: M. Majik Interview, Tape 1 of 2
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Lichtenstein, Carol
May 14, 1992
T04_1992_003_03: M. Majik Interview, Tape 2 of 2
1.0 sound cassette (analog)
Lichtenstein, Carol
May 14, 1992

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Altered states
  • chanting
  • Chants
  • counter culture
  • Goddess
  • goddesses
  • Religion - Goddess
  • songs
  • sound recordings
  • Spirituality
  • sub-culture
  • Women
  • Women's movement
  • worship
  • Personal Names :
  • Joyce, H.
  • Majik, M.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Eugene (Or.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Belief and custom
  • Festivals and Holidays
  • Fieldwork project
  • Magic
  • Ritual, Religion
  • Song