Folklore and Anthropology in Conversation: SOLD OUT

  • 27th October 2016
  • Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT

Folklore and Anthropology in Conversation

A joint symposium of The Folklore Society and The Royal Anthropological Institute 
Thursday 27 October 2016, 10.00—17.00

There will be 6 presenters,  3 each from The Folklore Society and the Royal Anthropological Institute.

The presenters from The Folklore Society are:

Prof. James H. Grayson - 'Tales in Textual Transmission and Oral Transmission:  The Story of the Indian Water Monster, and the Korean Tortoise'. 

Prof. Patricia Lysaght - “The Banshee: The Irish Supernatural Death-Messenger'.

Prof. Richard Jenkins  - 'Anthropology and the future of folklore as a discipline in Britain'

This event is free, but tickets must be booked. To book tickets please go to

Location : Royal Anthropological Institute