Registration is now open for the 2015 Folklorists
in the South Retreat, June 5-7, at the St. Christopher Camp and Conference
Center on Seabrook Island, South Carolina.
FITS is a gathering of academic, public
sector, freelance, community scholar and graduate student folklorists for a
weekend of networking, discussions, panels, professional development
opportunities and a fieldtrip. (And you don't have to live or work in the South
to attend.) Come see old friends and meet new colleagues!
This year's retreat theme, "Open the
Door: Crafting Creative Partnerships," will be highlighted by:
A two-part professional development workshop
lead by Morenga Hunt (Winthrop University) on developing arts partnerships