Sacks, Howard L.

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SACKS, Howard L.

SACKS, Howard L. American, b. 1949. Genres: Music, Cultural/Ethnic topics, Art/Art history, Local history/Rural topics. Career: Kenyon College, Gambier, OH, professor, 1975-, Department of Anthropology/Sociology, chair, 1990-; National Council for the Traditional Arts, associate director, 1982-83. National Heritage Fellowship Awards, coproducer/stage manager, 1984-89; stage manager, director, producer, and host of folk festivals and concerts. Publications: Seems Like Romance to Me (record album and interpretive booklet on Ohio fiddling), 1985; (with R. Sheffield) The Community Within: Black Experience in Knox County, Ohio (museum exhibit and booklet), 1993. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Reviewer of books and manuscripts for journals. Address: Department of Anthropology/Sociology, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH 43022, U.S.A.