You're Not Forgotten

Everyone dies twice. The first time when your body dies. The second time when the last person who remembers you dies.

Story Gathering

Teach community the methods in which to research and document historical stories.


Short to Full-length video documentaries of Cities, Communities or People.

Historical Archiving

Web-based historical archives featuring oral histories, photos and documents.

Kudzu & Cotton Services

Assisting communities in rediscovering the unique historical and cultural elements of their community.

Folk Life Documentary & Video Services

We capture archival footage of people, places and things significant to a community and translate it into a documentary or media presentation. Full industrial printing facility for brochures, programs and any special needs.

Folk-Life Play/Musical Production & Creative Services

There is something unique about every community. We identify the uniqueness by researching through historical artifacts and translating it into a musical performance.

Storytelling Workshops

We research oral history through group gatherings.

Folk-life Archiving & Digital Library Services

From recording oral histories, scanning and restoring old photographs to developing custom archiving software and websites geared toward your community and library.

Creative Team

Kudzu & Cotton is comprised of dedicated folklorists with a creative background ranging from theater and music. Each have spent years honing their skills in both the professional and community sector.

Eric W. KeyCreative Director/Folklorist
Keith KnowlesBusiness Development/Music Contributor
Scott CroleyFolklorist/Archivist

Community Programs




Historical Archiving


Video Production


Community Performance

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  • Address: 6728 McClellan Blvd.
    Anniston, AL 36206
  • Phone: +(256) 294-4800 - Office
    +(256) 294-4801 - Alternate