The Folklore Historian, in association
with the History and Folklore Section of the American Folklore Society,
solicits entries for the endowed Richard Reuss Prize. The biennial prize honors Richard Reuss
(1940-1986), founding editor of The
Folklore Historian and a leading chronicler of folklore studies. The prize of 100 dollars will be awarded to a
student paper on a subject dealing with the history of folklore studies.
The winner of
the prize will have his or her paper submitted for publication in The Folklore Historian. Submit papers in rtf, Word, or WordPerfect by
August 1, 2015, to Professor Jill
Terry Rudy via email email@example.com.