Forthcoming Folklore Society Events

Working Life: Belief, Custom, Ritual, Narrative

  • 27th — 29th April 2018
  • Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading, 6 Redlands Road, Reading, RG1 5EX

Working Life: Belief, Custom, Ritual, Narrative                 A Folklore Society Conference, Friday 27 April to Sunday 29 April 2018 at The Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading PROGRAMME All of the conference talks will…

Fairy Tales with Wings: Reading Fairy Tales through Picture Postcards

  • 31st May 2018
  • 17:30—19:00
  • The Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB

We are very pleased to host this illustrated lecture by Professor Jack Zipes, on Thursday 31 May 2018 at The Warburg Institute from 17:30 to 19:00 "Fairy Tales with Wings: Reading Fairy Tales through Picture Postcards" Admission is free…

Health and Healing in Legend and Tradition

  • 1st — 2nd September 2018
  • Scarborough Spa, Scarborough, YO11 2HD

Call for Papers Is there a doctor in the house? Fried mice and spiders in butter will cure a deep and deadly wound, and make a sick man stand. Miss Polly had a dolly who was sick, sick, sick, afflictions sore long time she bore but why…

Anthropology and Folklore in Conversation

  • 25th October 2018
  • Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT

Fourth Folklore Society--Royal Anthropological Institute Joint Seminar: Call for Papers For the fourth of the highly successful one-day events devoted to examining the complementarities between anthropology and folklore, we invite papers…