Ceremony & Ritual

Tree or No Tree?

Looking Deeply at Tradition after a Year of Dismantling by Kimi Eisele Every December for the last 25 years or so, I spend a few … Read more

Safe Risks & Radical Aspirations

How to Re-think a Folklife Festival during a Pandemic by Dr. Maribel Alvarez By definition, festivals entail risk. Best known as “occasions for feasting, revelry, … Read more