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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

MFAP’s Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program

Topics: Missouri traditional art

The Missouri Folk Arts Program’s Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program encourages the continued transmission of traditional and folk arts by providing an honorarium to master artist and apprentice teams. Missouri’s TAAP is one of the longest running and most prolific programs of its kind in the country.