Some articles on festival, festivals:
... the University was not willing to fund an unprofitable event, with the result that the 1971 festival was never held ... Peter Andrews, who co-produced the '72 and '73 festivals, wrote In 1971, I was appointed to the position of Events Director for the University of Michigan and asked by the Vice President ... I told them that it would be impossible to have a festival that summer and that they should aim toward 1972 ...
Famous quotes containing the words festival and/or blues:
“The surest guide to the correctness of the path that women take is joy in the struggle. Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.”
—Germaine Greer (b. 1939)
“The blues women had a commanding presence and a refreshing robustness. They were nurturers, taking the yeast of experience, kneading it into dough, molding it and letting it grow in their minds to bring the listener bread for sustenance, shaped by their sensibilities.”
—Rosetta Reitz, U.S. author. As quoted in The Political Palate, ch. 10, by Betsey Beaven et al. (1980)