North Carolina
Celtic Culture and Mountain Folklore in Southern Appalachia
Through music, art, storytelling and more, discover the rich, lively culture of the Celtic people. Learn about their journey to Southern Appalachia and their influence on the region.
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Program No. 21340RJ
6 days
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The heart and soul of the Celtic people are deeply reflected in the lovely, plaintive airs, lively jigs and reels and rich and imaginative storytelling. Through lecture, music, art, storytelling and more, learn about the Scots-Irish heritage of Southern Appalachia. Discover the history and culture of the Celtic immigrants who have traveled to this region for over 100 years, and study the powerful role Celtic Christianity played in the culture.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Trace the Celtic culture across Europe to the United Sates and learn about their history, culture and influence on Southern Appalachia.
  • Experience the rich tapestry of Southern Appalachia through the study of art, music and folklore.
  • Enjoy evening activities like live music, and storytelling.
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