Fred Hay

Fred Hay photo
Office: 
Belk Library: Room 170
Phone: 
828-262-2887
Fax: 
828-262-2553
Team: 
Special Collections
Title: 
Librarian of the W L Eury Appalachian Collection, Anne Belk Distinguished Professor, and Professor of Appalachian Studies
Rank: 
Professor

Library Responsibilities

  • Anne Belk Distinguished Professor
  • Curate the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection
  • Select materials for Appalachian Studies and Anthropology
  • Assist researchers
  • Serve as Appalachian Studies faculty

Service Interests

  • American Library Association
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Appalachian Studies Association
  • Center for the Study of Black Music
  • North Carolina Folklore Society
  • North Carolina Preservation Consortium
  • Progressive Librarians Guild
  • Advisory Committee, Appalachian Journal
  • Town of Boone Board of Adjustments

Scholarly Interests

  • Appalachian Studies/Regional Studies
  • African Diaspora Studies
  • American Folk and Vernacular Music
  • Appalachian Agriculture: Food and Wine
  • Cultural and Social Documentation
  • Sick Building and Sick People