What follows are research initiatives at the Center which focus principally on Cultural Policy or Center projects that intersect with the Cultural Policy arena, growth of collaborations with members of cultural communities and professional cultural workers.
"The Folkife Festival as Transferable Technology for Cultural Heritage Tourism: Does the Model Translate?"
Writing by Diane N'Diaye
"Smithsonian Folkways Recordings: A Question of Balance" - from Folklife Forum Volume 34 Numbers 1/2, page 111-118
Writing by Atesh Sonneborn, 2003