Preservation and Access: Humanities Collections and Reference Resources

Period of Performance

8/1/2007 - 1/31/2008

Funding Totals

$30,000.00 (approved)
$30,000.00 (awarded)

Alan Lomax Collection

FAIN: PW-50175-07

Association for Cultural Equity (New York, NY 10036-6807)
Anna L. Wood (Project Director: August 2007 to September 2008)

The safeguarding of datasets of geographically-coded cross cultural analyses of singing, dance, and speech. This data from regions around the world was developed over the course of three decades by Alan Lomax and his colleagues in musicology, dance, anthropology, and linguistics.