Facebook Pixel Kentucky Folklife Program | Western Kentucky University Skip to main content

Kentucky Folklife Program


KFP's office in the Pioneer Log Cabin at WKU

For over 25 years the Kentucky Folklife Program (KFP) has been dedicated to the mission of documenting, presenting, and conserving the diverse traditional culture and heritage of the Commonwealth.

Founded in 1989 as an inter-agency partnership between the Kentucky Historical Society and Kentucky Arts Council, KFP moved to its current home at Western Kentucky University in 2012.  Now housed in the Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology at WKU, KFP is physically located in the Pioneer Log Cabin on WKU’s campus. The Kentucky Folklife Program has remained focused on practical folklife and traditional arts projects as we continue to understand the evolving needs of local constituents throughout Kentucky, those who have a crucial stake in documenting the folk traditions of their regions. With our vantage point at WKU, KFP is always exploring exciting and innovative partnership opportunities with other organizations, universities, and folklife programs throughout the nation.

 

For more information on our programs and projects, visit our website: www.kentuckyfolklife.org

Email: kyfolklife@wku.edu | Subscribe to our newsletter

Find us on social media: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter | YouTube


 

 

237 Ivan Wilson Fine Arts Center  |  Potter College of Arts and Letters  |  Western Kentucky University  |   1906 College Heights Blvd. #61029  |  Bowling Green, KY 42101-1029  |  Email: fsa@wku.edu | Phone: (270) 745-6549  |  Fax: (270) 745-6889   


Some of the links on this page may require additional software to view.

 Last Modified 2/23/18