Masters of Traditional Arts [2 volumes]: A Biographical Dictionary

Masters of Traditional Arts [2 volumes]: A Biographical Dictionary

by Alan Govenar
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576072401

ISBN-13: 9781576072400

Pub. Date: 09/21/2001

Publisher: ABC-Clio, LLC

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

Overview

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

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576072400
Publisher:
ABC-Clio, LLC
Publication date:
09/21/2001
Pages:
754
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.22(h) x 2.10(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

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