We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy. By closing this message, you are consenting to our use of cookies.

Forthcoming Folklore Society Events

CANCELLED: Folklore, Learning and Literacies

  • 24-26 April 2020
  • UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL

CANCELLED: The Annual Conference of the Folklore Society, and Annual General Meeting 2020. Due to the uncertainties arising from the spread of COVID-19 virus we have decided to cancel this year’s conference. We hope to be able to reschedule the conference at a later date   Keynote speaker: Prof. Michael Rosen: “‘Don’t say that!’ –...

The Sky in Legend and Tradition

  • 5 to 6 September 2020
  • Medieval Hall, Salisbury

The Sky in Legend and Tradition, 5th–6th September 2020 at the Medieval Hall in Salisbury Calling occupants of interplanetary craft! The flying pigs are knocking on Heaven’s door while thunderbirds circle the Merry Dancers and a woman standing on the moon bends over Endymion. Dragons release thunderbolts as parachuting nuns descend on Area 51. We’re...