Our department hosts and has access to a wide range of resources for students and other members of our community. Please read more below and feel free to contact us with questions!
The lab also maintains a Youtube Channel that features visual work produced by WKU undergraduate and graduate students, primarily resulting from ANTH 449/449G course work and independent directed study research initiatives.
To learn more about the lab, please email FSA.firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Dr. Ashley Stinnett, the lab director.
The department has ethnographic field equipment available for graduate and undergraduate students to borrow for course projects and independent research. , including Digital SLR cameras and Marantz field recorders.
There is also equipment available via the Ethnographic Visual Production Lab for students taking classes in ethnographic video production. Arrangements to borrow equipment can be made through the staff in the departmental office, FAC 237.
American Folklore Society
Local Learning, The National Network for Folk Arts in Education
American Folklife Center
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
National Endowment for the Arts Folk Arts Program
Kentucky Arts Council
Vermont Folklife Center Equipment Guide
Kentucky Oral History Commision
American Folklore Society Advocacy Toolbox