Folklife & Traditional Arts


State Folk Arts Programs State Folk Arts Programs: Achievements, Challenges and Needs (PDF)
Published by the State Arts Agencies Folk Arts Peer Group Planning Committee in association with the American Folklore Society, National Assembly of State Arts Agencies, and National Endowment for the Arts, Folk and Traditional Arts Program (July 2011)
 NEA: National Heritage Fellowships National Heritage Fellowships 1982-2007 (PDF)
Published by National Endowment for the Arts with support from the Darden Restaurants Foundation (2007)
 Culture and Commerce Co width= Culture and Commerce: Traditional Arts in Economic Development (PDF)
by Chris Walker, Maria Jackson, and Carole Rosenstein
Published by The Urban Institute and the Fund for Folk Culture with support by The Ford Foundation (2003)
 SAF: A Survey and Analysis pf Regional Traditional Arts Programs and Ser width= A Survey and Analysis of Regional Traditional Arts Programs and Services (PDF)
by Jon Kay
Commissioned by Southern Arts Federation (now South Arts) with support from the Traditional Arts Growth Initiative from the National Endowment for the Arts (2001)
This report updates Betsy Peterson’s research in A Survey Study of Folk and Traditional Arts for the Mid Atlantic Region published by the Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation in 1994. The report provides the status of traditional arts programs and services offered by seven Regional Arts Organizations.
 The Changing Faces of T width= The Changing Faces of Tradition: A Report on the Folk and Traditional Arts in the United States (PDF)
Published by National Endowment for the Arts (1996)