Steve Siporin video recordings
Collection contains two videodiscs of the annual folklore lecture by Steve Siporin, these titled "A Bear and a Bandit: What a legendary Utah grizzly and an Italian brigand have in common." This lecture was on “A Bear and a Bandit,” an essay in the winter 2015 Utah Historical Quarterly which compared the story of the grizzly bear Old Ephraim in Cache Valley, Utah, with the tale of the famous Italian bandit Tiburzi in Maremma, Italy. Materials dated November 8, 2013.
- 2013 November 8
- Siporin, Steve (Creator, Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Steve Siporin video recordings must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.
Steve Siporin (born 1947) is a Jewish-American folklorist.
Steve Siporin is a professor of folklore, teaching classes including Jewish folklore and folklore and religion through the College of Humanities and Social Sciences History and English departments at Utah State University. Siporin has published essays on topics such as Utah history and Italian folklore, and has worked as author or an editor on multiple folklore books and well as work as a translator of Italian works.
1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
Donated to Brigham Young University, Fall 2015.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Fall 2015.
Collection development policy for Wilson Folklore Archives.
Processed; McKinley Griffin, student manuscript processor, and Kristi Bell, curator; January 19, 2016.
- Register of Steve Siporin video recordings
- McKinley Griffin
- 2016 January 19
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.