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  • Posted on Sun May 28, 2017
    Texas Folklife proudly invites the community to celebrate the hard work of Gus Garcia Young Men's Leadership Academy students. Over the past two weeks, students at Gus Garcia produced their own podcasts with the help of teacher Ria Ferich and Texas Folklife producers. The final series of five podcasts spans a great range of cultural activity at the school, with a special guest interview from...
  • Posted on Sun May 28, 2017
  • Posted on Sun May 28, 2017
      Texas Folklife is proud to present our radio stories from Fulmore Middle School, produced by Fulmore students with assistance from teacher Dani Brandimarte and Texas Folklife producers. Over the past two weeks, Fulmore students have worked on radio production, interviewing, and audio editing techniques, as well as creative writing strategies. This series of five interview-based podcasts is...
  • Posted on Mon Mar 13, 2017
    Cuentos y relatos de familia - taller público de mediosTaller familiar Texas Folklife Gallery (1708 Houston St) 26 abril 2017, 6-8pm Donación sugerida: $20     Ven y aprende a convertir memorias familiares, relatos tradicionales, y herencias culturales en narraciones audiofónicas con los productores de Texas Folklife Michelle Mejía y Carlos Salazar. Las personas asistentes...
  • Posted on Tue Feb 14, 2017
    Innovation Academy at Martin (IAM) Listening Parties March 9, 2017 at Martin Middle School 9:10am - student premiere 5:00pm - student and parent listening party We are proud to announce the premiere of a new series of radio stories for the Stories from Deep in the Heart, in collaboration with the Innovation Academy at Martin (IAM). The new pieces cover a broad range of students' community and...
  • Posted on Mon Jan 30, 2017
    “Stories from Deep in the Heart” 2017 Summer Institute Radio Documentary Workshop June 21-28, 2017 Public Listening Event June 29   Texas Folklife invites all community members interested in radio and folklore in the greater Austin area to participate in the “Stories from Deep in the Heart” Summer Institute, a one-week audio documentary production workshop. During the Summer Institute,...
  • Posted on Wed Jan 11, 2017
      big_squeeze_2017_showcase_flyer_v3_ig_4.jpg So, you want to participate in the Big Squeeze 2017? Follow these steps... 1)     Read the entry rules, GO HERE: http://bit.ly/rules_squeeze_2017  2)     Fill out the entry form. a)     To fill out the form online, GO HERE: http://bit.ly/squeeze_2017  b)     To download the paper...
  • Posted on Mon Dec 12, 2016
    big_squeeze_logo_2017.jpg It’s that time of the year! Time to start gearing up and spreading the word about this year's round of Big Squeeze Auditions, Showcases and more...  We, at Texas Folklife, are proud that the Big Squeeze is returning in 2017.  After taking a year off to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the contest, this splendid program will return in all its squeezebox...
  • Posted on Thu Dec 8, 2016
  • Posted on Mon Nov 28, 2016
    Texas Folklife proudly invites the public to a free listening party at Fulmore Middle School, where we will premiere a series of short student documentaries about community life and traditions. These audio stories were produced by Texas Folklife’s Stories from Deep in the Heart program in partnership with Dana Cook’s ESOL classes. The finished pieces cover a wide range of cultural content,...

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