Writing for Radio - Public WorkshopCreative Writing Class (No Radio Experience Required)
Texas Folklife Gallery (1708 Houston St)
April 5, 2017, 6-8pm
Suggested Donation: $20
Texas Folklife invites the community to learn radio production and storycraft with us! Public radio producer Jen Rice will lead participants through the process of writing radio and podcast scripts. Bring a...
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...
“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,...
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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Media Producers: Stories from Deep in the Heart Youth Audio Documentary Training Program
Texas Folklife is recruiting media producers with artistic/folklore/journalism/education aspirations to work with Stories from Deep in the Heart, our award-winning youth audio documentary training program. We work with Austin Independent School District and several local middle and high schools to produce...
On Friday, July 22nd, Texas Folklife celebrated the productions of Austin- and Houston-based cultural workers with the Stories Summer Institute 2016 Listening Party. The event was the debut for 6 radio documentaries compiled by teachers and students under the guidance of Stories from Deep in the Heart, Texas Folklife’s award-winning documentary training program. The...
Texas Folklife Member Appreciation Reception Featuring Folklorist Rachel Hopkin
Wednesday July 20th, 6pm - 8pm
Texas Folklife House - 1708 Houston Street / Austin, TX 78756
Join us for a Texas Folklife member appreciation reception featuring Folklorist / NPR & BBC radio producer Rachel Hopkin, our 2016 Stories Summer Institute Guest Instructor. Rachel will give a...
TEXAS FOLKLIFE’S “STORIES FROM DEEP IN THE HEART” SUMMER INSTITUTE 2016 ANNOUNCED
Local Teachers, Administrators, and Students to Create Audio Stories in Intensive Weeklong Workshop
Stories will be shared in a Free, Public Presentation at UT’s Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, Bass Lecture Hall on Friday, July 22
Austin, Texas – June 13, 2016...