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Folk Arts Resources: Read, Look, Listen

Check out our publications, videos and DVDs, as well as samples of work by musicians. Select from the links below to find out more and to sample some of our resources. Many items, except the music samples, are available from our store.

PFP's documentaries are now available on Folkstreams; a website which streams folklife videos. Watch Eatala, Plenty of Good Women Dancers, and Look Forward and Carry on the Past: Stories from Philadelphia's Chinatown. Check back as our other films are added. A great resource!

Read PFP Publications

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Members receive a 25% discount when ordering. See the membership form for pricing details, if you want to own your own copy of materials.

Learn about the PFP Archive

We have documented Philadelphia area folk arts and cultural heritage since 1987, preserving a record of community experience. Learn more.

Look at PFP Documentaries
Read about PFP's documentary DVDs, both long and short-form, and a series of video collages. Most are also available for purchase. Preview some excerpts:

Listen to Music

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Visit the artists section of our website to learn more about these musicians.