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American Folklore Society

Overview
Works: 204 works in 380 publications in 1 language and 7,392 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Bibliography  History  Abstracts  Folklore  Conference proceedings  Exhibition catalogs  Legends  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Other, Editor
Classifications: GR1, 398
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The Journal of American folklore by American Folklore Society ( )
41 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 2,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creation and procreation : feminist reflections on mythologies of cosmogony and parturition by Marta Weigle ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abstracts of folklore studies ( )
in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American folklore studies : an intellectual history by Simon J Bronner ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Public folklore by Robert Baron ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A landmark volume exploring the public presentation and application of folk culture in collaboration with communities, Public Folklore is available again with a new introduction discussing recent trends and scholarship. Editors Robert Baron and Nick Spitzer provide theoretical framing to contributions from leaders of major American folklife programs and preeminent folklore scholars, including Roger D. Abrahams, Robert Cantwell, Gerald L. Davis, Archie Green, Bess Lomax Hawes, Richard Kurin, Daniel Sheehy, and Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gim-blett. Their essays present vivid accounts of public folklor
Folklore : performance and communication by Dan Ben-Amos ( Book )
4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hill country tunes : instrumental folk music of southwestern Pennsylvania by Samuel Preston Bayard ( )
3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folklore/folklife by American Folklore Society ( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk heritage collections in crisis ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In December 2000, a group of folklorists, sound engineers, preservation experts, lawyers, librarians, and archivists met to discuss what would be needed to ensure the long-term accessibility of folk heritage sound collections. The American Folklore Society and the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress convened the meeting, with support from CLIR, National Endowment for the Arts, and National Endowment for the Humanities. This report includes the text of the three keynote presentations. A list of 27 recommendations for access, preservation, and rights management is presented, as well as responses to the presentations and summaries of the discussions
Memoirs of the American Folk-lore Society ( )
in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk-lore from the Dominican Republic by Manuel José Andrade ( Book )
3 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
100 years of American folklore studies a conceptual history ( )
8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Time & temperature a centennial publication of the American Folklore Society ( )
9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Craft & community : traditional craftsmanship in contemporary society ( Book )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folk-tales of Salishan and Sahaptin tribes by Franz Boas ( Book )
3 editions published between 1917 and 1969 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Current anthropological literature ( )
in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publications of the American Folklore Society by American Folklore Society ( )
in English and Undetermined and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publications of the American Folklore Society by American Folklore Society ( )
in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The marble threshing floor : a collection of Greek folk-songs by Ellen Frye ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American folklore newsletter ( )
in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
A.F.S.
AFS.
AFS Abkuerzung
Folklore Society
Folklore Society United States
Languages
English (162)
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