|2012 Meeting Events in the AFS Review|
November 12, 2012
Report on the 2012 Annual Meeting »
The AFS’s 123 rd annual meeting, on the theme of "The Continuity and Creativity of Culture,” took place on October 27-27, 2012, at the Hotel...
October 17, 2012
Public Programs Section Idea Fair to Take Place at Annual Meeting »
The Public Programs Section would like to announce Idea Fair 2012, scheduled for Friday, October 26 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. in Beauregard. For those of you...
Tour Registration Re-Opened: Spirits of New Orleans: A Backstage Tour of a Haunted City »
A pre-conference tour -- Spirits of New Orleans: A Backstage Tour of a Haunted City -- has been expanded to allow more participation. The walking...
October 11, 2012
Leadership, Succession, and Transition in Public Folklore Professional Development Workshop at AFS »
At the present time, leadership and succession issues are critically important to the field of folklore studies, as they are to many other fields. AFS...
October 11, 2012
The AFS FOODWAYS SECTION is hosting a RECEPTION at the SOUTHERN FOOD AND BEVERAGE MUSEUM Friday, Oct. 26 5:30-8:00 PM Free to all AFS conference...
October 1, 2012
José Torres-Tama to Perform "Aliens, Immigrants and Other Evildoers" at AFS Annual Meeting »
Award-winning performance artist José Torres Tama will explore the contemporary Latino/a immigrant condition at the AFS Annual Meeting October 25, 8:00--9:30 pm. The performance includes...
September 26, 2012
A few seats are still available to students who would like to meet Barry Jean Ancelet (University of Louisiana, Lafayette), Frank de Caro (Louisiana State... [10/11/12 sign up is now closed]
September 21, 2012
Here are some recent announcements concerning the upcoming AFS Annual Meeting: 1. Available: A new block of hotel rooms near the Monteleone The Royal St....
September 14, 2012
This year, in honor of our host city of New Orleans, the inaugural Advances in Folklore Scholarship Forum will engage three recent studies of festival...
August 24, 2012
AFS Annual Meeting Offers Two Ways to Memorialize Deceased Colleagues »
At last year’s meeting in Bloomington, Indiana, AFS offered two new ways of paying tribute to our colleagues who have died since the last AFS...
June 27, 2012
You can now register for pre-conference tours and workshops in our online store . Space is limited; registration closes August 31. [10/1/12: Registration is closed for these events; see https://afsnet.site-ym.com/default.asp?page=2012AMPreConference for information about the Tours and Workshops.]
8/11/2014 » 8/29/2014
City Lore Documentary Institute
9/9/2014 » 9/11/2014
African Studies Association of the UK 2014 Conference
9/12/2014 » 9/13/2014
Berklee College of Music Symposium: Bossmen: Muddy Waters and Bill Monroe