Folk: An Exhibition and Performance Series

Brooklyn Fire Proof; Brooklyn, New York

An examination of Alan Lomax’s photographs, recordings, films, and writings documenting America’s “folk” expression and reflecting his commitment to cultural equity. Accompanied by a performance series of musicians presenting original compositions and their own renderings of material inspired by many of the world’s countless musical traditions. Co-organized by Jessica Lin Cox (Brooklyn Fire Proof) and Nathan Salsburg (Alan Lomax Archive).

Originally posted: June 2, 2006