Folklore Society Member wins Humanities Documentary of the Year from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities
The Louisiana Folklore Society 2014 Annual Meeting will be in New Orleans March 21 and 22. We are excited that Dillard University has agreed to host the meeting. Stay Tuned for more information!
Louisiana Folklore Society Board Member Dr. Joshua Caffery has been awarded the prestigious Alan Lomax Fellowship in Folklife Studies by the John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress. Caffery is the first high school teacher and the first U.S. … Continue reading
Louisiana Folklore Society members Conni Castille and John Sharp are among the 2012 Louisiana Filmmaker awards recipients as announced by Louisiana Entertainment. Conni Castille applied her grant to complete T-Galop: A Louisiana Horse Story, a full-length documentary on Louisiana cowboy … Continue reading
The Louisiana State Museum – Expanding the Louisiana Music Collection The Louisiana State Museum is actively collecting artifacts in order to expand its musical holdings to encompass the full breadth of Louisiana’s musical heritage. The Louisiana State Museum houses, exhibits … Continue reading