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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

Folk Arts in Education

Topics: Missouri education

Dr. Higgins wants “kids [to] understand that they’ve known all their lives,” and talks about several of the Missouri Folk Arts Program’s initiatives to bring the folk arts to the schools.