Events

Attend an event and learn about important vernacular traditions that offer resources for making social change in our region.

October 28, 2018

In a world premiere, one-night-only special event, 11 extraordinary women will be breathing contemporary life into the centuries-old tradition of Eastern European Jewish folk music this fall, as the Philadelphia Folklore Project presents S

October 28, 2018
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October 24, 2018

Calling all klezmorim (and other musicians who want to explore something new): Join eleven exemplary klezmer musicians for a community master class hosted by Kol Tzedek Synagogue!

October 24, 2018
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September 20, 2018

Host: Paschalville Library and the Philadelphia Folklore Project
Location: Paschalville Library, 6942 Woodland Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19142
FREE and open to the public

September 20, 2018
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August 2, 2018

Join us at long table lined with banana leaf, covered with steamed rice and assorted Indonesian dishes. No need for utensils, this feast is eaten with your right hand. Don’t worry, PFP staff member, Sinta, will walk you through it!

August 2, 2018
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July 27, 2018

In both North America and West Africa, four Liberian women have been using their music to address injustice and inspire action for social change.

July 27, 2018
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June 21, 2018

Join us at long table lined with banana leaf, covered with steamed rice and assorted Indonesian dishes. No need for utensils, this feast is eaten with your right hand. Don’t worry, PFP staff member, Sinta, will walk you through it!

June 21, 2018
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April 26, 2018 to April 27, 2018

Artist and Buddhist meditation teacher Losang Samten returns to PFP for his annual residency, creating an image of the universe in colored sand over the course of a week.

April 26, 2018
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April 3, 2018

The screening is hosted by Society for Applied Anthropology at their Annual Meeting.
The film will be played at the Regency Room at Loews Philadelphia Hotel
This is a FREE and public screening. 

April 3, 2018
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March 22, 2018

Grant writing support for the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Apprenticeship program. This grant supports close work between a master and apprentice artists.

March 22, 2018
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March 15, 2018

Grant writing support for the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Apprenticeship program. This grant supports close work between a master and apprentice artists.

March 15, 2018
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