Contact: Craig D'Ooge (202) 707-9189
April 24, 1994
New Edition of Folklife Sourcebook Published
"Folklife Sourcebook: A Directory of Folklife Resources in the United States," by Peter Bartis and Hillary Glatt (second edition, revised and expanded, 1994) is now available from the Superintendent of Documents. To order, write the Superintendent of Documents, P.O. Box 371954, Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7954. Cite title and stock number (S/N 030-001-00152- 1). The price is $11 ($13.75 foreign), including shipping and handling. Make checks payable to the Superintendent of Documents.
A new and updated version of the popular directory from the American Folklife Center, this important volume continues to reflect the broad reach of professional folklore and folklife networks and the many activities involving folklore and folklife studies and programming in the arts and social sciences, public agencies, and educational institutions.
"Folklife Sourcebook" lists names, addresses, and phone numbers of federal agencies, public agencies and organizations, archives, higher education programs, societies, serial publications, book publishers, and mail order dealers of books and recordings. The directory also includes brief sections on resources in Canada and Mexico.
The Sourcebook provides a ready reference for folklorists, ethnomusicologists, historians, arts administrators, and cultural planners. Librarians and other information specialists will find its handy state-by-state listing of societies, archives, and cultural programs an invaluable reference tool.
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