Forthcoming Folklore Society Events

Folklore and Anthropology in Conversation

  • 26th October 2017
  • Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT

This, the third joint seminar of the Folklore Society and the Royal Anthropological Institute, will take place on Thursday 26 October, from 10:00 to 17:00, at The Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT.  The…

Katharine Briggs Lecture 2017

  • 8th November 2017
  • 17:30—20:30
  • The Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB

This year's Katharine Briggs Lecture will be given by Prof. Nick Groom (University of Exeter) Hallowe’en and Valentine: The Culture of Saints’ Days in the English-Speaking World Wednesday 8 November 2017 at 17:30 at The Warburg Institute,…

Newer Researchers in Folklore

  • 9th November 2017
  • The Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB

"Newer Researchers: Newer Approaches". A one day conference jointly hosted by The Folklore Society and The Elphinstone Institute. Thursday 9 November 2017, 10:15 to 17:30 at The Warburg Institute. Keynote speaker: Prof. Nick Groom…

Working Life: Belief, Custom, Ritual, Narrative

  • 27th — 29th April 2018
  • 14:00—14:00
  • Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading, 6 Redlands Road, Reading, RG1 5EX

Working Life: Belief, Custom, Ritual, Narrative Folklore Society Conference Friday 27 April to Sunday 29 April 2018 at The Museum of English Rural Life, University of Reading CALL FOR PAPERS The Folklore Society's April conference 2018…