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by Alan Govenar

  • ISBN: 1576072401
  • Author: Alan Govenar
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO (September 15, 2001)
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For this unique biographical dictionary, Govenar draws on 20 years of interviews with participants in the National Heritage Fellowship program, a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) program honoring American artists who practice the traditional or folk arts.

For this unique biographical dictionary, Govenar draws on 20 years of interviews with participants in the National Heritage Fellowship program, a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) program honoring American artists who practice the traditional or folk arts. Those represented include Afro-Cuban drummers, Ukrainian American egg decorators, Native American basket makers, African American tap dancers, Basque American accordionists, and Anglo American quilters

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Masters Of Traditional Arts book. An overview of the first 20 years of the This fascinating two volume biographical dictionary by Alan Govenar chronicles the lives of America's most significant folk artists-people dedicated to working in time-honored art forms including, music, dance, crafts, and spoken word traditions. This artistry has often been learned informally by word of mouth or by example.

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Consistent with its effort to inspire further exploration, the set briefly notes some areas of folk art that do not fit into its regional arrangement, such as prison art, tramp art, and certain web-based art (8). Readers interested in exploring folk artists outside of the visual arts will find helpful Alan Govenar’s Masters of Traditional Arts: A Biographical Dictionary (ABC-CLIO, 2001). Written with a general audience in mind, American Folk Art: A Regional Reference is an appropriate purchase for just about any library. Article Categories: Library Reference and User Services.

A compilation of America's premier folk artists and a celebration of their excellence and devotion to their crafts.

• A–Z encyclopedia of biographies of every National Heritage Fellowship recipient of the past 20 years

• Many photographs documenting the artists practicing their crafts

• An appendix listing the recipients of the Bess Lomax Hawes Award, created in 2000 to recognize artists whose contributions have greatly benefited their artistic tradition

• A selected bibliography, discography, webography, and filmography of available print, recordings, films, and videos compiled from materials at the National Endowment for the Arts, Library of Congress, and Smithsonian Institution, among others


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