Folk and Traditional Arts Publications
The Changing Faces of Tradition: A Report on the Folk and Traditional Arts in the United States
This report describes the breadth and depth of folk and traditional arts activity in the U.S. and how it is increasing in both the variety of cultural worlds involved and the level of activity. NEA 1996. 96 pp.
Masters of Traditional Arts Education Guide
Created by Paddy Bowman, Betty Carter, and Alan Govenar, this guide
presents meaningful instruction for learning about a diverse array of
traditional artists and art forms for students in grades 4 through 12. The
many interdisciplinary curriculum suggestions in the guide are adaptable
for any traditional artists, helping students better connect to their
communities and cultures. An online version of the education guide is
available at www.mastersoftraditionalarts.org. 2011, 80pp.
National Heritage Fellowships 30th Anniversary
Profiles of many of the NEA National Heritage Fellowship recipients from
1982 to 2011. In all, 80 Fellows are profiled, including the 12 Bess Lomax
Hawes Award recipients. Also included is the NEA National Heritage
Fellowships DVD-ROM, created by Documentary Arts, with photos, videos, and
audio recordings of all the
Heritage Fellows. NEA 2011. 90pp.
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