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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Rice"
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Chinese rice sculptures

Chinese rice sculptures

Date
1988-06
Description
Nine color slides. Born in Taiwan, Chang constructed small sculptures from rice dough. For an interview with Chang, see S 1618, box 5, tape 1. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 4)

Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 4)

Date
1995-05-26
Description
One audio cassette Jones discusses quilting, her family, turpentining, and rice farming. She began on FLN-3. Jumper told Seminole stories.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1998-05-22
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT).
Collection
Fu-Yung Chang interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Fu-Yung Chang interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-06-21
Description
One audio cassette. Born in Taiwan, Chang constructed small sculptures from rice dough. This art goes back over 2000 years in China, though it is rare to find an practitioner of it. Chang learned from a master artist in Taiwan. In the interview, he discusses his immigration to US; education; work in China; cooking; opening a restaurant in US; rice dough sculpting; training with a master artist; sculpting subjects; tools for sculpting; and status of art in the USA.
Collection
Fu-Yung Chang making rice figurines at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Fu-Yung Chang making rice figurines at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival

Date
1986-05
Description
Two color slides. Making rice dough figurines at the Crafts Demonstration area.
Collection
Japanese American New Year's celebration

Japanese American New Year's celebration

Date
1988-01
Description
Thirteen color slides. Images of a Japanese New Years celebration, including card playing, rice cooking, traditional calligraphy, craft demonstration, and traditional dress (eg kimonos). The Folk Arts in Education Project in Palm Beach County was a joint venture between the Palm Beach County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was conducted between 1986 and 1987 by folklorist Jan Rosenberg with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The goal was to impart an appreciation of multi-ethnic traditions and provide a sense of place to the mobile student population. The project focused on the Florida Studies component for fourth grade students. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. In total, the project involved 15 schools with 779 students.
Collection
Kolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea Venkateswaran

Kolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea Venkateswaran

Date
1988-08
Description
Seventeen color slides. Kolam is a traditional Indian art form. It consists of patterns and design created on a flat surface using rice and rice flour trickled with fingers. This was traditionally performed each morning by Indian women outside their home, partly as decoration, partly for use as a bird feeder. Kumar, an Indian grocer, and Venkateswaran demonstrates kolam art. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Prema Kumar interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Prema Kumar interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1988-08-16
Description
One audio cassette. Prema grew up in Madras, India and moved to the US in 1975. She and her husband run an Asian grocery store. Kumar discusses growing up in India; life in the USA; running an Asian grocery store; Kolam: designs, origins, process, and uses of; Shankaranth (sun worship); other Indian arts; needlework; fabric painting; traditions at the Jacksonville Indian Community; Hinduism; and Indian diversity. Kolam is a traditional Indian art form. It consists of patterns and design created on a flat surface using rice and rice flour trickled with fingers. This was traditionally performed each morning by Indian women outside their home, partly as decoration, partly for use as a bird feeder.
Collection
Rice flour painting demonstration

Rice flour painting demonstration

Date
1992-01
Description
Ten color slides. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
Collection
Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1998-05-24
Description
One digital audio tape (DAT). Yao played the zheng, a Chinese zither, performing several songs.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Chinese rice sculpturesChinese rice sculpturesStill ImageFieldwork
Sculpture
Asian Americans
Asian American arts
Asians
Arts, Asian
Cooks
Food
Rice
Restaurants
Sculptors
Artists
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a_s1576_46_fln-004Friday performances at the 1995 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Area Workshops) (Tape 4)SoundQuiltmakers
Needleworkers
Storytellers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Workshops (Adult education)
Quilting
Quilts
Needlework
Decorative arts
Domestic arts
Oral performance
Family history
Turpentine
Turpentining
Rice
Seminole Indians
Oral narratives
Storytelling
African Americans
Native Americans
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a_s1576_78_d98-041Friday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Performance & Dance Stage) (Tape 3)SoundDancers
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Hula (Dance)
Kolam (House marks)
Rice
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Tongan Americans
Artists
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a_s1618_05_tape01Fu-Yung Chang interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundSculptures
Field recordings
Asian Americans
Cooking
Food
Rice
Restaurants
Interviews
Oral narratives
Food preparation
Education
Immigration
Taiwanese
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Fu-Yung Chang making rice figurines at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalFu-Yung Chang making rice figurines at the 1986 Florida Folk FestivalStill ImageArtisans
Sculptors
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Demonstrations
Craft
Rice
Sculpture
Figurines
Arts, Asian
Arts, Chinese
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Japanese American New Year's celebrationJapanese American New Year's celebrationStill ImageFieldwork
Festivals Japan
Japanese Americans
Arts, Japanese
Holidays and festivals
Calendar rites
Writing
Rice
Cookery, Japanese
Rice (Cookery)
Games
New Year rites
Playing cards
Decorative arts
Pottery
Kimonos
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Kolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea VenkateswaranKolam art by Prema Kumar and Menea VenkateswaranStill ImageFieldwork
Art
Artists
Decorative arts
Craft
Arts, Asian
Indian Americans
Indian arts
Rice
Design
Kolam (House marks)
Dancers
Teacher
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a_s1618_04_tape20Prema Kumar interview for the Duval County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundMerchants
Field recordings
Folk art
Decorative arts
Crafts
Indian Americans
Rice
Belief systems
Grocery stores
Interviews
Oral narratives
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Rice flour painting demonstrationRice flour painting demonstrationStill ImageFieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Education
Students
Children
Elementary schools
Art
Rice
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Demonstrations
Artists
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a_s1576_78_d98-036Sunday performances at the 1998 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Life histories
Oral narratives
Kolam (House marks)
Trinidadians
Guitar music
Rice
Arts, Asian
Asian Americans
Indian arts
Indian Americans
Singing
Drum music
String instruments
Music performance
Arts, Chinese
Chinese Americans
Drum performance
Zheng
Musicians
Singers
Artists
Drummers (Musicians)
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