Welcome! e American Folklore Society website connects e Society to its members, and folklorists to each o er and to e world at large. About AFS describes e Society and its activities, including e annual meeting, publications, and special-interest Sections.. Membership provides tools for joining and renewing, and accessing member privileges. 06, · As always, you can visit e Annual Meeting page at any time. It is e hub of information about all meeting news, wi updates as plans develop. American Folklore Society Classroom-Office Building, Indiana University, 800 East ird Street, Bloomington IN 47405 USA. After graduate work at UCLA in Public Heal, he worked at e Winter Olympics of 1960. Dick en ran e Heal and Safety Department at e University of California, Davis for 27 years. He has performed and sung British traditional folk songs on e side, first wi Allan Macleod, and en wi Carol Holdstock, in e U.S. & U.K. e Sixty-Second Annual Meeting 209 Editor's Expenses. 0.00 0.00 Refunds.15.55 42.60 Total Expenditures.$7,770.64 $9,421.56 Deficit.518.45 548.70 Balance 1/1/50.2,412.96 Total.1,994.51 Loan to Bibl. Ser.1,829.01 Cash on hand.165.50 Permanent Fund invested in Building and Loan Bonds..$7,000.00 Shares of Mortbond Corp..30.00 Total..$7,030.00. By American Folklore Society Abstract is document is e conference program and abstracts for e annual meeting of e American Folklore Society held in Cambridge, MA on ober 26-30, 1988. e Cotswold Olimpick Games is an annual public celebration of games and sports now held on e Friday after Spring Bank Holiday near Chipping Campden, in e Cotswolds of England. e Games likely began in 1612 and ran (rough a period of discontinuations and revivals) until ey were fully discontinued in 1852. However, ey were revived in 1963 and still continue as of . e American Folklore Society (AFS) is e US-based professional association for folklorists, wi members from e US, Canada, and around e world, which aims to encourage research, aid in disseminating at research, promote e responsible application of at research, publish various forms of publications, advocate for e continued study and teaching of folklore, etc. e Society. is is e official YouTube channel of e American Folklore Society. A Conversation wi Tom Davenport, AFS Annual Meeting - Duration: 1 hour, 53 minutes. 54 views. Official website of e Olympic Games. Find all past and future Olympics, You Olympics, sports, a letes, medals, results, IOC news, photos and videos. Journal of American Folklore, e quarterly journal of e American Folklore Society since e Society's founding in 1888, publishes scholarly articles, ess. Annual Meeting Program and Abstracts. American Folklore Society Staff Executive Director Timo y Lloyd lloyd. [email protected] 614/292-3375 209 TABLE of CONTENTS. v ACKNOWLEDGMENTS PARTNERS. e following partners have provided generous support for e Society’s activities. e following donors have provided generous support for e American Folklore Society’s Annual Meeting: Tulane University Fellows of e American Folklore Society Local Learning: e National Network for Folk Arts in Education American Folklore Society Sections: Archives and Libraries. Chicana/o Folklore. John Avery Lomax ( 23, 1867 – uary 26, 1948) was an American teacher, a pioneering musicologist, and a folklorist who did much for e preservation of American folk music.He was e fa er of Alan Lomax (also a distinguished collector of folk music) and Bess Lomax Hawes. Description: Journal of American Folklore, e quarterly journal of e American Folklore Society since e Society's founding in 1888, publishes scholarly articles, essays, notes, and commentaries directed to a wide audience, as well as arate sections devoted to reviews of books, exhibitions and events, sound recordings, film and videotapes, and to obituaries. by Shalom D. Staub. e American Folklore Society is a scholarly association at exists to fur er e discipline of folklore studies. e society was founded in Boston in 1888 by such luminaries as Francis James Child, William Wells Newell, Daniel Garrison Brinton, and Franz Boas, wi its principal emphasis directed tod e publication of a scientific journal and e convening of an. Fifty-first annual meeting of e American Folklore Society 1940 JAF 53:191-94. Fifty-second annual meeting of e American Folklore Society, report of e Committee on Policy. 1941 JAF 5476-78. Finnie, W. Bruce. 1975 In Memoriam: Francis Lee Utley, 1907-1974. Names 23:127-29. First annual meeting of e American Folk-Lore Society. 1890 JAF 3:1-16. American Folklore Society annual meeting, Bloomington, Indiana, ober 12-15, See: afsnet.org. Western Folklore 53 (1994): 191-209. Blum-Kulka, Shoshana. ’You Gotta Know How to Tell a Story’: Telling, Tales, and Tellers in American and Israeli Narrative Events at Dinner. Language in Society 22 (1993): 361-402. American Folklore Society (AFS) 2009 meetings in Boise! I just returned from e annual meeting of AFS, where I participated as a workshop leader during pre-conference professional development workshops on digital audio fieldrecording & digitial preservation for folklore fieldworkers, as well as presenting on/chairing a panel entitled. 5 9/26 Recentering comparativism (No class meeting-I am in Turkey) Read J.B. Jackson. e Story of Colonialism: Re inking e Ox-Hide Purchase in Native Nor America and Beyond. Journal of American Folklore in press. 9/28 No class will be made up wi film night Read Read Paredes and prepare your draft for Monday /1 1st project iteration due by 9 AM. American Folklore Society Conference, Louisville, KY, ober 22-26, 2008. Dooley, Hod. Panama versus Suez: e Great Canals from Highways of History to Global Competitors. 7 Annual Hawaii Conference on e Arts and Humanities, uary , 2009. Dooley, Hod. Dors, Dunes, and Derricks: American Medical Missionaries in Arabia.. 209 William. Krueger Hall P.O. Box 359 Sheboygan, WI 53082 West, New England American Studies Association Annual Conference, Plymou, MA, American Folklore Society Meeting, Nashville, TN, 20 Spectacle of History: Performing (and Transforming) National Identity in . 11, · Jerrold Hirsch, professor of history, presented, Lizzie labels, Folklore eory, and Popular Culture in e 1920s, and chaired e session, Folklore as a Discipline, Policy, Boundary, History, in ober at e annual meeting of e American Folklore Society in Providence, R.I. 24, · e Open-Access Journal of Trickster Press. Al ough we couldn’t engage in stimulating hallway conversations during is year’s annual meeting, Folklore Forum hopes to continue e dialogue by publishing comments, ought pieces, critiques, and reflections on e meeting . American Folklore Society Annual Meeting in Santa Fe. Russia’s sou ern resort city of Sochi will host e Winter Olympics. When e city was selected as an Olympic site, little attention was paid to Sochi's location on Russia’s western shore of e Black Sea, only a few hundred miles from e Nor Caucasus, a region teeming wi. e society's pri y activities were e hosting of folklore meetings or conferences for its members, typically two meetings a year, and publishing its journal, which began wi e first issue of e New York Folklore Quarterly in 1945. By February 1946 NYFS had 1,400 members, far more an belonged to American Folklore Society or any o er. Topics in American Folklore: Culture and Aging. AM ST 530. American Studies Program, Penn State Harrisburg. Spring 20, T 6:15-9 p.m. Rm. E314, Olmsted Building. 76 Annual Meeting: April 21-22, . Place and time: e 76 annual meeting of e Western States Folklore Society (WSFS) will be held 21-22 April, at University of Oregon, Eugene. ere will be a reception and pre-conference registration on April 20, from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm, near e conference hotel. e Louisiana Folklore Society invites you to attend its annual meeting to be held ch 9-, in Houma, Louisiana, in partnership wi Nicholls State University. e conference begins wi a tour of local cultural points of interest and a dinner on Friday afternoon, ch 9. Family Revival, Salem Camp Meeting, long-form documentary screened at e 2004 Vitas Film and Folklore Festival, UCLA, 8, 2004. American Folklore Society Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, ober 8-12, 2003. and at e Sloan Conference on Working Families, UCLA, 15-16, 2003. Selected for Newton County, GA time capsule. O er. SAA Symposium: AFC had a significant presence at e 2006 annual meeting of e Society of American Archivists in Washington, D.C. e pre-conference symposium held on ust 2, E nographic Archives, Communities of Origin, and Intangible Cultural Heritage, was organized by AFC staff and co-sponsored wi e Native American Archives. 28, · Faculty and staff in e Department of English at Ohio State are highly active. ey write and direct plays, publish collections of poetry, delivery keynote addresses at international conferences, edit journals and more. e following citations were self-reported and filed under e mon ey were received. For a more in-dep look at a particular faculty or staff member's work, click on. I’m heading to e annual American Folklore Society meetings in Bloomington,, and will participate in a poster session focused on digital humanities. is will be e test drive for e mimetic inquiry concept I’ve been batting around. A JPEG of e poster is above, and here is how I . Folk Medicine and e Intercultural Jest, in Spanish-Speaking People in e United States, edited by e Helm, Proceedings of e Annual Spring Meeting of e American E nological Society (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1968), pp. 4-119. later an ober 15. Please see e website under Meetings for fur er submission requirements. e Newsletter Page 2 4 Annual Meeting of e Texas Folklore Society, San Antonio, April 9-11, Call for Papers: It’s time to send paper proposals for e meeting to e TFS office. Papers should: Focus on folklore (customs, legends. Dr. Richard Kurin is e Smi sonian Distinguished Scholar and Ambassador-at-Large, e first person so designated in e 171-year history of e Institution. As a member of e Smi sonian’s senior leadership team, Kurin focuses on strategic direction, institutional partnerships, public representation, philan ropic support and special initiatives. Prior to his current role, Kurin served as. Journal of American Folklore (quartely since 1888) Annual Meeting (in ober) AFS News (bimon ly newsletter) www.afsnet.org web site Prizes and Travel Ads . When e American Folklife Center did a survey of French American communities in e Maine Acadian Folklife Survey, e team documented an international celebration of e communities of St. Leonard, Canada, and Van Buren, Maine, in e summer of 1991. Among e festivities was a tug-of- between a Canadian team and an American team at e. Invited by e American Folklore Society to participate in its annual meetings, since 1988, as an international scholar. British Institute in Eastern African Research Grant, 1989, for field work on e Liongo Epic. Pitt-Rivers Museum (Oxford University) Grant, 1988, for field work on e Liongo Epic. * e Nor American Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), has named Dr. Jerry Farris, Environmental Sciences, e recipient of e prestigious Eugene Kenaga Membership Ad. Dr. Farris will receive e ad at e annual meeting in Austin, Texas, on . 9. 209 S. 4 Street Comparative Literature & Folklore Studies Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin 53572 2315 Sterling Hall 2005 American Folklore Society Botkin Ad for outstanding lifetime contributions to public American Folklore Society for e 2006 annual meeting. editorial board, Milli Folclor. 16, · I’m heading to e annual American Folklore Society meetings in Bloomington,, and will participate in a poster session focused on digital humanities. is will be e test drive for e mimetic inquiry concept I’ve been batting around. A JPEG of e poster is above, and here is how I describe e concept on e poster.