The Western Folklife Center brings you the voices, faces and places of the rural West. Through features for National Public Radio, documentaries for PBS, CDs, and stories on our blog, we tell the stories of people and communities of the West.
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A Western Folklife Center that documented and presented several artists from this place, who make social, environmental, political, or spiritual commentary.
Deep West Radio
Produced for National Public Radio, these in-depth features celebrate creativity, history, and folk traditions.
The 24 Hour Show
A collaborative radio documentary project between the Western Folklife Center and the Nevada State Museum & Historical Society.
A radio series focused on the people who make a living using traditional skills and creativity.
Ranch Rhymes: Cowboy Poetry and Music
Our first podcast, offering great poetry, music and more on iTunes and Odeo, available now on SoundCloud.
The Open Road
These intimate stories take the listener into the lives of people who live and work in America's open spaces.
Banner image by Rorie Holford.