Have you ever wanted to live and study in Scotland? Mara Shea from North Carolina did just that.
In this wee interview special the ASF's Jamie McGeechan had a conversation with Mara to find out about her experiences spending a year living and studying at the Elphinstone Institute at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland.
Mara studied for a degree of MLitt in Ethnology and Folklore at the Elphinstone Institute at the University of Aberdeen.
You can follow Mara and her wonderful music and experiences on her website and on her blog which is a brilliant account of her time in Scotland!