Articles with keyword "folklore"

In Focus

Washington's Margaret Ann Bollmeier

The humanities go digital in Washington state.

Feature

Songs of the Sephardim

Scholars are saving the ballads and poetry of a dispersed people.

Conversation

Outgrowing Myths

Writer William Kittredge reflects on the passing of the Old West and the growing pains of the new with NEH Chairman William R. Ferris.

Shed-style grave house

Curio

Houses of Spirits

Kentucky photographer and folklorist keeps grave houses alive.

Christina Barr

In Focus

Nevada's Christina Barr

Nevada's Christina Barr uses food to foster a sense of community in a diverse state.