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folklife

(ˈfəʊkˌlaɪf)
n
(Peoples) traditional customs, arts, crafts, and other forms of cultural expression of a people
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They will begin by holding free twerk workshops at the Pacific Northwest Folklife Festival at the Seattle Center.
He aims to challenge the dominant view of Appalachia as a backward and deviant culture of poverty whose religious practices reveal disorganization and alienation in the face of modern life, showing how the Appalachian people adapt inherited traditions based on the 19th century agrarian folklife tradition emphasizing diversity, versatility, and dependence on family, friends, neighbors, and God.
This initiative of the Library of Congress' American Folklife Center collects, preserves and makes accessible the personal accounts of American War veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war.
Saturday, August 18th: Indigo Girls, Martin Sexton Trio, Wild Child, Darrell Scott, Les Poules a Colin, Jayme Stone's Folklife, Heather Mae.
To celebrate our 25th anniversary, we've created a logo for the Folklife Center in Glens Falls.
By the end of the following year, the centenary culminated in the comprehensive digital publication of Lomax's manuscripts at the Library of Congress's American Folklife Center.
All interviews become part of the StoryCorps Archive at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress where they will serve as an "invaluable resource for future historians," according to information from StoryCorps.
Circus Arts is the theme of the 50th anniversary Smithsonian Folklife Festival, which runs June 29-July 5 and July 6-9.
According to the Explore Your Community in the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress (2015), studying the history of your hometown:
Edited by Charlie Seemann (Executive Director of the Western Folklife Center in Elko, Nevada), "The Hell-Bound Train" includes music and lyrics for songs such as "My Home's in Montana," "The Texas Rangers," and "Bull Riders in the Sky", along with Ohrlin's commentary on each work's provenance and meaning.
Virginia Foundation for the Humanities: Virginia Folklife Program.