Jon Kay

Jon Kay

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Professor of Practice, Indiana University and Director, Traditional Arts Indiana
Bloomington
IN
Speaker

Jon Kay is a Professor of Practice at Indiana University, where he teaches courses in public folklore and researches the uses of folk art in the lives of seniors. Since 2004, he has directed Traditional Arts Indiana (TAI), the official state folk arts program, which received the 2013 Governor’s Arts Award. As TAI director, he conducts public programs and produces exhibitions about Indiana’s traditional artists and art forms. He is finalizing a manuscript for a book on folk art and aging.  

Expertise: 
Community Engagement
Lifelong Learning