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Project director: Spitzer
Key words: American Routes (ALL of these words -- matching substrings)
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Tulane University (New Orleans, LA 70118-5698)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 01/10/2014 - present)
TR-50565-14
American Routes: From a Useable Past to an Authentic Future

The production of 20 hours of radio programming addressing the role of music in shaping cultural memory and defining new cultural traditions.

Project fields: American Studies, Communications, Cultural Anthropology
Program: Media Projects Production
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $269,675 (approved); $269,675 (awarded)
Grant period: 8/1/2014 – 7/31/2015

Tulane University (New Orleans, LA 70118-5698)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 08/20/2012 - present)
TR-50437-13
American Routes: Routes to a Creative Future-Cultural Sustainability and the Usable Past

Production of six two-hour radio documentaries and four one-hour programs exploring American musical culture to be featured on the "American Routes" radio series.

Project fields: Media Studies
Program: Media Projects Production
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $146,000 (approved); $146,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 4/1/2013 – 6/30/2014

Tulane University (New Orleans, LA 70118-5698)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 01/18/2011 - present)
TR-50307-11
American Routes, Routes to Recovery: Memories of People and Places

Production of six two-hour programs and four one-hour documentary programs to be featured on American Routes radio program.

Project fields: Media Studies
Program: Media Projects Production
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $250,000 (approved); $250,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2011 – 9/30/2012

University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA 70148-0001)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 08/28/2009 - present)
TR-50122-10
American Routes: Routes to Recovery

Production of ten two-hour radio programs featured on American Routes that explore how a variety of communities use musical traditions to recover after economic downturns.

Project fields: Media Studies
Program: Media Projects Production
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 4/1/2010 – 3/31/2011

University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA 70148-0001)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 03/21/2007 - present)
UI-50020-07
American Routes: Routes to Home: Words and Music from Migrants, Exiles, Travelers, and Wanderers

Production of ten two-hour programs exploring the traveler as an iconic image in American narrative, songs, and stories.

Project fields: Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Program: Media Radio Production
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 1/1/2008 – 12/31/2008

University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA 70148-0001)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 03/24/2005 - present)
GN-50659-06
American Routes: Routes to Genius

Production of eight two-hour topical programs and 12 documentary features as elements of an ongoing radio program that presents and interprets American vernacular music as an expression of America's varied cultures and their histories.

Project fields: Media Studies
Program: Media, Humanities Projects in
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $180,000 (approved); $165,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2005 – 9/30/2006

Funding details
Original grant (2006) $165,000
Supplement (2006) $15,000

University of New Orleans (New Orleans, LA 70148-0001)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 04/04/2006 - present)
UI-50017-06
American Routes: Routes to Creativity, A Sense of Place

Production of ten two-hour topical programs that would focus on the geographic places that have acted as wellsprings of creative influence and musical expression.

Project fields: Music History and Criticism
Program: Media Radio Production
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $150,000 (approved); $150,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 10/1/2006 – 9/30/2007

University of New Orleans Foundation (New Orleans, LA 70148)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 11/06/2002 - present)
GN-50155-03
American Routes Humanities Features: Songs and Stories from Downhome to Uptown

Production of 26 documentary features that explore humanities issues within a radio series that presents and interprets vernacular American music and culture.

Project fields: Unknown
Program: Media, Humanities Projects in
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 7/1/2003 – 6/30/2004

University of New Orleans Foundation (New Orleans, LA 70148)
Nicholas Spitzer (Project Director, 02/01/2001 - present)
GN-26274-01
American Routes: Songs and Stories from Downhome to Uptown

Production of 32 original programs for a two-hour weekly public radio series that presents and interprets American music within a metaphor of traveling America s "routes" that span cultural and political borders.

Project fields: Folklore and Folklife
Program: Media, Humanities Projects in
Division: Public Programs
Total amounts: $200,000 (approved); $200,000 (awarded)
Grant period: 9/1/2001 – 12/31/2002

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