Embracing Graffiti, 2010

Overview of the Collection

Embracing Graffiti
2010 (inclusive)
0.03 linear feet
Collection Number
Taylor Johnston 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.
University of Oregon, Archives of Northwest Folklore
1287 University of Oregon
Eugene, Oregon
Telephone: 5413463925
Access Restrictions

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

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

This paper explores the world of graffiti and why it doesn't deserve the negative connotation that it has.

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Restrictions on Use

Collection includes project release form signed by the collector.

Collection includes informant release forms signed by the informants.

Restrictions on Use

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

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Master sheetReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

EssayReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Interview transcriptReturn to Top

Container(s): Folder 1

Video recordingsReturn to Top

Description Dates
C02_2011_026: Folkore interview: Street Art/ Graffiti
1.0 electronic optical disc (dvd-rom)

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Subject Terms

  • Folk art
  • Graffiti
  • Graffiti artists
  • bombing
  • material culture
  • street art
  • street artists
  • tagging
  • urban art
  • video recordings

Personal Names

  • Anonymous

Geographical Names

  • Eugene (Or.)

Form or Genre Terms

  • Fieldwork project
  • creative expression