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American Folklore Society

Overview
Works: 302 works in 568 publications in 3 languages and 9,005 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Bibliography  History  Abstracts  Folklore  Folk music  Folk songs  Folk literature  Conference papers and proceedings  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Other, Publisher, Editor
Classifications: GR1, 398
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The Journal of American folklore by American Folklore Society( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 2,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artículos sobre las áreas del folklore y costumbres
Folklore : performance and communication by Dan Ben-Amos( )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation and procreation : feminist reflections on mythologies of cosmogony and parturition by Marta Weigle( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstracts of folklore studies( )

in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public folklore by Nicholas R Spitzer( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 333 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
Time & temperature : a centennial publication of the American Folklore Society by Charles Camp( )

12 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 309 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 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of the American Folk-lore Society by American Folklore Society( )

in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk heritage collections in crisis by Virginia Danielson( Book )

6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 237 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
Folk-lore from the Dominican Republic by Manuel José Andrade( Book )

5 editions published between 1930 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore/folklife by American Folklore Society( Book )

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

100 years of American folklore studies : a conceptual history by William M Clements( )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six Pend d'Oreille tales related by Michel Revais. Coyote, wren, and grouse, snake monster, mountain sheep and Skukula man
Current anthropological literature( )

in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and Undetermined and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 76 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

 
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American folklore studies : an intellectual history
Covers
Folk-lore from the Dominican Republic
Alternative Names
A.F.S.

A.F.S. (American Folklore Society)

AFS

AFS (American Folklore Society)

American Folk-Lore Society

Amerikanische Gesellschaft für Volkskunde

Cymdeithas Llên Gwerin America

Folklore Society

Folklore Society United States

Société de folklore d'Amérique

The American Folklore Society

Американское общество фольклора

アメリカ民俗学会

Languages
English (201)

Spanish (1)

Danish (1)