Cultural Documentation Field Course, American Studies 4900

Triangle X Ranch, Grand Teton National Park

Organization: American Studies Program

Contact: Andrea Graham, Folklife Specialist

Duties: This field school will provide training in ethnographic fieldwork and include documentation of the traditions of owners, workers, and guests of the historic Triangle X Guest Ranch ( It is an intensive, two-week, residential workshop designed to provide participants with basic ethnographic fieldwork skills, including participant observation, interviewing, the writing of field notes, ethics, and archiving best practices.

Start and end dates: July 30-August 12, 2017; another week of work will be required to process materials and write reports.

Link to more information: View the full course description.