Posted on Tue Nov 19, 2013
“Stories from Deep in the Heart” is an award-winning in depth folklore and audio documentary training for Austin and Central Texas high public school students and teachers. Participants create short, broadcast quality audio documentaries on the stories, folklore, arts and traditions of their families and communities.
Posted on Tue Sep 10, 2019
First Annual Texas Folk Arts Statewide Convening: Evening Program
Discussion, presentations and artist demonstrations about the folk arts and traditions of the Lone Star State.
Posted on Fri Feb 27, 2015
I am proud to announce that I have been selected as a recipient for a 2015 Community Research Grant from The Humanities Institute at the University of Texas at
Posted on Mon Feb 2, 2015
Posted on Fri Oct 10, 2014
Throughout the semester, Jen Karydas's 7th grade class has been working hard with our Stories team to create audio documentaries. Students produced several stories about the stories and traditions of their very own Martin Middle School.
Posted on Wed Nov 6, 2013
Posted on Tue Oct 29, 2013
Central Texas Foodways: 42nd Annual Wurstbraten - Walburg, TX 11/4/2013. The whole town has 250 people. So how does one church in Walburg, Texas, serve dinner for 4400 without a hitch? Head over to Walburg and taste for yourself! Sausage Sold by the Pound.
Posted on Tue Oct 15, 2013
Enjoy this collection of short articles about the now-established food trailer movement in Austin and the stories of those who operate them, written by one of our fieldworkers Anne Gessler. Stay tuned for more tasty stories about Texas foodways!
Posted on Wed Oct 9, 2013
On Tuesday April 2nd I attended Cyril 'Big Chief Iron Horse' Green's funeral in New Orleans.
Posted on Sun Jan 1, 2012
Changing Places: Ranch Gates of the Southwest
by Douglas Manger