A database of folk artists, archives, and
researchers. This database is intended
for use by public programmers, and provides important
information on the rich and diverse folk artists of Louisiana.
This site and
the database are maintained by the Louisiana Regional Folklife Program at Northwestern State University.
The database was developed under the direction of the Louisiana
Folklife Center in Natchitoches, Louisiana, an agency of
Northwestern State University, and was supported by a grant from
the National Endowment for the Arts, the Louisiana State Arts
Council, and the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of
Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation, and