Case Western Reserve U. Salutes Legacy of Woody Guthrie

Cleveland -- Case Western Reserve University is exploring the influence of the folksinger Woody Guthrie on American culture. Its American-studies department has arranged 10 days of events called"Hard Travelin': The Life and Legacy of Woody Guthrie."

The singer and composer, who died in 1967, is known for his heartfelt songs, including"This Land Is Your Land," and for his influence on rock music.

Photography and film exhibits at Case Western, scheduled to begin this week, will