Rani Singh is the director of the Harry Smith Archives at the Getty Institute. She is the writer-director of the feature length documentary The Old Weird America: Harry Smith’s Anthology of American Folk Music, the editor of Think of the Self Speaking: Harry Smith – Selected Interviews, and co-editor, with Andrew Perchuk, of Harry Smith: The Avant-Garde In The American Vernacular.
Sheldon Renan first wrote about Harry Smith in his groundbreaking An Introduction to the American Underground Film, published in 1967.
Darrin Daniel is the author of the chapbook Harry Smith: Fragments Of A Northwest Life, and is the publisher of Cityul Press. 1999 Cityful Press published Think of the Self Speaking: Harry Smith – Selected Interviews. Daniels has also published books from authors Cid Corman, Robert Hunter and Gordon Ball.