Folk Studies and Anthropology
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 Kentucky Folklife Program.
Please come visit us in our departmental offices in Room 237 of the Ivan Wilson Fine Arts Center, or contact us for more information.
Our summer office hours (through August 10):
Monday-Thursday, 7:30 - 3:30
Friday, 7:30 - 12:30
Anthropology faculty awarded RCAP for research in Amsterdam
Jun 25th, 2018
Dr. Ashley Stinnett is spending the summer in Amsterdam establishing a new research fieldsite, where she is exploring how people living in Holland are...
Folklife Archives Granted KOHC Accreditation
Jun 18th, 2018
Western Kentucky University’s Manuscripts and Folklife Archives, a part of the Department of Library Special Collections, was recently granted...