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The Work of a Public Sector Folklorist: Identifying, Documenting, and Promoting Missouri’s “Arts with a Genealogy”

A visit with Lisa Higgins, Director, Missouri Folk Arts Program

By Spencer Melgren
Published: - Topics: Missouri folklore art folk arts traditional art

Public Sector Folklore and the Missouri Folk Arts Program

Topics: public sector folklore

Dr. Higgins talks about the history of public sector folklore and the mission of the Missouri Folk Arts Program, whose task is to “identify, document, and present folk and traditional arts in the state.”