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American Folklore Society

Overview
Works: 272 works in 479 publications in 3 languages and 8,918 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Bibliography  History  Abstracts  Folk music  Folk songs  Conference papers and proceedings  Exhibition catalogs  Legends  Folklore 
Roles: Other, Editor, Publisher
Classifications: GR1, 398
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The Journal of American folklore by American Folklore Society( )

in English and held by 2,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artículos sobre las áreas del folklore y costumbres
Creation and procreation : feminist reflections on mythologies of cosmogony and parturition by Marta Weigle( Book )

4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstracts of folklore studies( )

in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American folklore studies : an intellectual history by Simon J Bronner( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public folklore by Nicholas R Spitzer( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 336 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 )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hill country tunes : instrumental folk music of southwestern Pennsylvania by Samuel Preston Bayard( )

2 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore/folklife by American Folklore Society( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-lore from the Dominican Republic by Manuel José Andrade( Book )

4 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk heritage collections in crisis by Virginia Danielson( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 192 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 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craft & community : traditional craftsmanship in contemporary society( Book )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-tales of Salishan and Sahaptin tribes by Franz Boas( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current anthropological literature( )

in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journal of American folklore JAF ; the quarterly journal of the American Folklore Society( )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publications of the American Folklore Society( )

in English and held by 78 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 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publications of the American Folklore Society by American Folklore Society( )

in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time & temperature : a centennial publication of the American Folklore Society( Book )

11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 years of American folklore studies : a conceptual history( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American folklore studies : an intellectual history
Alternative Names
A.F.S.

A.F.S. (American Folklore Society)

AFS

AFS (American Folklore Society)

American Folk Lore Society

Folklore Society

Folklore Society United States

Société de folklore d'Amérique

The American Folklore Society

Languages
English (160)

Spanish (1)

Danish (1)

Covers
Folk-lore from the Dominican Republic