Folk Studies and Anthropology
Now accepting applications to the nationally renowned MA program in folk studies.
Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology
Thank you for your interest in Folk Studies and Anthropology! Our department offers an undergraduate major in Anthropology, minors in Folklore and in Anthropology, a Masters in Folk Studies, a graduate certificate in Historic Preservation, plus a number of General Education and Colonnade courses. We are also the home of the award-winning Kentucky Folklife Program.
Please come visit us in our departmental office in Room 237 of the Ivan Wilson Fine Arts Center, or contact us for more information.
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Folk Studies Graduate Student Reception, Awards, and Hooding Ceremony
- Location: Kentucky Museum
- Time: 3:00pm
Folk Studies Graduate Students Present Research from DC Study Away Course
Apr 22nd, 2019
Students from Brent Bjorkman’s study away course, Public Folklore Practice and Policy in Washington, DC, presented research to Folk Studies students...
Kentucky Folklife Network, Cumberland Gathering Information
Mar 28th, 2019
Folklorists, Community Scholars, oral historians, folk artists, tradition bearers and other folklife enthusiasts are invited to the Kentucky Folklife...