NEA National Heritage Fellowships

NEA National Heritage Fellowships - S

  • Sophiline Cheam Shapiro is an exceptional dancer, vocalist, teacher, and award-winning choreographer in the Cambodian classical dance form. A master...

  • Ng Sheung-Chi was born in 1910 in the small village of Jinhjuan in Toissan (Taishan) County, a rural area...

  • Harry V. Shourds was born July 24, 1930, on the New Jersey coast He is a third-generation decoy carver....

  • Kenny Sidle was born July 20, 1931, in a log cabin in Licking County, in central Ohio. He grew...

  • Philip Simmons was born June 9, 1912, on Daniel's Island, South Carolina. When he was seven years old, he...

  • Howard "Sandman" Sims may have been born on January 24, 1917, in Los Angeles, California, though he said he...

  • The Singing and Praying Bands of Maryland and Delaware practice a form of religious worship that encompasses one of...

  • Willie Mae Ford Smith was born in 1906 in Rolling Fork, Mississippi, a little town between Vicksburg and Greenville...

  • Eudokia Sorochaniuk (Evdokeeya Verstiuk Sorochaniuk) was born March 15, 1919, in Zhab'ye, a town in the Carpathian Mountains in...

  • Dolly Spencer was born in Kotzebue, Alaska, on March 30, 1930, the 11th child born to Grace and York...

  • Robert Spicer was born in Dickson County, Tennessee, on January 28, 1921, the youngest of nine children. He began...

  • Clyde "Kindy" Sproat was born November 21, 1930, in the district of North Kohala on the Big Island of...

  • Alexander H. Moore was born November 22, 1899, in Dallas, Texas. When he was three years of age, the...

  • Ralph Stanley was born February 25, 1927, near McClure, Virginia, in the Clinch Mountains. He and his older brother...

  • Ralph W. Stanley was born February 9, 1929, in Bar Harbor, on Maine's Mt. Desert Island. His mother was...

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