ENGH 591: Topics in Folklore Studies

ENGH 591-003: Folklore and Festival Mgmt
(Spring 2020)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM W

Van Metre Hall (formerly Founders Hall) 477

Section Information for Spring 2020

The first of a new two course sequence, Folklore and Festival Management is a collaboration between Mason’s Folklore and Arts Management Programs and the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. The spring course offers instruction in the history and methods of folklore and the production of cultural festivals. It is a prerequisite for the summer course that will give students hands-on training while working the Smithsonian Folklife Festival 2020.

ENGH 591 003 enrollment is controlled. Contact AMGT Academic Advisor, Ms. Aries Wilson, at awilso43@gmu.edu to register.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Explores folklore and folklife topics such as folk narrative and story telling, folklore and literature, folksong, and folk arts. Notes: May be repeated when topic is different. May be repeated within the term for a maximum 12 credits.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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