About the Book
The Artas Folklore Center is at the forefront of innovative projects to preserve the living legacy of one of the oldest, most beautiful and most documented villages in Palestine, located at a crossroads of civilizations and ecosystems. Through its research center and tourism, recreation and community outreach programs, it strives to document, preserve and promote the rich natural and cultural heritage of the beautiful village of Artas and pass it on to new generations of local and foreign visitors. Artas is famous for its annual lettuce festival that takes place each spring. To learn more about Artas and the work of the Artas Folklore Center, see www.palestine-family.net. From the navigation pane at left, select "Our Partners" then "Artas Folklore Center."