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Forthcoming Folklore Society Events

Newer Researchers’ Day 2019

  • Wednesday 29 May 2019
  • 10:00 to 16:00
  • University of Hertfordshire,

Newer Researchers’ Day. Folklore Research: The Page and Beyond.  A one-day workshop for Early Career Researchers, Post-Graduates, and Independent Researchers Weds 29 May 2019, 10:00–16:00 Organised by Dr Ceri Houlbrook and Dr Lucy Wright, and kindly hosted by the University of Hertfordshire, School of Humanities, De Havilland Campus, Mosquito Way, Hatfield, AL10 9EU Sponsored by...

Costume in Legend and Tradition

  • Saturday 31 August and Sunday 1 September 2019
  • Blackburn Museum

Costume in Legend and Tradition: CALL FOR PAPERS 31st August– 1st September 2019 at Blackburn Museum, BB1 7AJ, UK “What have we here, hempen hampen? St. Martin has cut the feather cloak of the swanwife into an ale-conner’s breeches. Tell her to buy me a cambric shirt and tie a knot in the handkerchief. We...

Anthropology and Folklore in Conversation:

  • Thursday 24 October 2019
  • 10:00 to 17:00
  • Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London WC1T 5BT

Anthropology and Folklore in Conversation: The Fifth Joint Seminar of The Folklore Society and The Royal Anthropological Institute Thursday 24 October 2019, at The Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT This year’s joint seminar will be on the theme of “AFRICA” CALL FOR PAPERS This one-day symposium will explore ethnographic and folkloric issues,...