Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In   |   Join AFS
AFS Review
Filter news by category:

The AFS Review publishes a wide range of materials, including essays, notes, and queries, as well as all the materials once included in the AFS Newsletter (news, reports, job postings, program listings, etc.). The goal of the AFS Review is to give us a place to reflect on, revise, or refine the things we do every day that actually instantiate folklore studies in the world, a space to capture the conversations that are already taking place among practicing folklorists.

Please send all AFS Review submissions to

Displaying page 2 of 3
1  |  2  |  3

Did You Know...?
Tuesday, February 16, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS is Accepting Submissions for the Chicago Folklore Prize »
AFS is now accepting submissions for the Chicago Folklore Prize, which is awarded to the author(s) of the best book-length...
Friday, February 12, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Diamond Presentations Lower Language Barriers and Generate Discussion »
Diamond presentations were introduced to AFS in 2010 as a highly visual, focused alternative to the standard conference p...
Thursday, February 11, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS Welcomes Proposals for Alternative Presentation Formats »
A number of respondents to recent meeting and member surveys express the desire for a wider range of alternatives to the s...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
In Partnership with JSTOR, AFS Offers JPASS Access Service to Members »
We are pleased to continue our collaboration with JSTOR in offering JPASS, a special JSTOR access plan for individuals, at...
Sunday, November 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Can Join or Renew AFS Sections at Any Time! »
Anyone can join AFS sections at any time, and members can support section activities by submitting dues payments wheneve...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Publore Listserv Connects the Public Folklore Community »
The independent Publore listserv is a valuable tool and communication link that serves the public folklore community. Thou...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
H-Net Supports International Scholarship in Folklore »
Scholars can be among the first to hear of calls for papers and conferences from around the world with the help of H-Net:...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
These Useful Links Will Help You Prepare for the Annual Meeting »
If you are attending the 2015 Annual Meeting in Long Beach, there are a number of useful links accessible from our main An...
Thursday, September 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
As in Past Years, Annual Meeting Memorial Table Provides Place to Remember Departed Colleagues »
Anyone can contribute to the annual Memorial Board and Table, inspired by the many folk traditions that commemorate th...
Thursday, September 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS Now Has a Twitter Handle »
The Society's new Twitter handle is @afsfolklorists. Follow hashtag #afsam2015 to stay abreast of Annual Meeting updates b...
Tuesday, September 8, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS Needs Program Updates As Soon As Possible »
Please inform AFS as soon as you become aware of any change to the posted program before or during the 2015 Annual Meeti...
Friday, August 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Need To Explain What Folklorists Do? There's a Brochure For That »
Prompted by recommendations from the AFS media and public relations committee and member comments, two years ago AFS creat...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Can Receive AFS Forum Posts in Your Inbox »
AFS Forums are a web-based alternative to email-based discussion groups, like listservs. Because each tool has its own pr...
Friday, May 15, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to Find Where to Study Folklore in the US and Canada »
The AFS Folklore Wiki contains a directory of colleges and universities that offer undergraduate, master's and doctoral...
Friday, March 27, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tips for Evening and Weekend Proposal Submissions »
Year after year, hundreds of proposals for the annual meeting are submitted in the last two days before the deadline f...
Monday, March 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Checklists Make Submitting an Annual Meeting Proposal Easy »
Submitting an proposal for the AFS annual meeting isn't hard, but it does take preparation. The form is only available imm...
Monday, March 9, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Members Should Join Now, Register for Annual Meeting Later »
Members receive a significant discount on annual meeting registration, as well as other benefits , but since it may take...
Friday, February 13, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
The AFS China-US Project Benefits the Field At Large »
Starting in 2007, AFS and the China Folklore Society began sending small delegations to each other’s conferences. The part...
Friday, January 30, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Can Update Your Profile Anytime »
Please take a moment to make sure that your contact information is up to date. Sign in , select "manage profile" in the P...
Monday, January 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
We Can Help You Connect with Online Communities »
The AFS Folklore Wiki provides an editable directory of online communities at
Monday, December 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Voting Ends December 31 for New AFS Leaders »
In this year's balloting, members will elect: One person to a four-year term as AFS President-Elect (2015), President...
Wednesday, November 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
You Can Find Receipts for Online Payments in Your Profile »
Here's how to find your receipts for online payments: Sign in. Go to Manage Profile, and look for the heading "Inv...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS Needs Program Updates as Soon as Possible »
Please inform AFS as soon as you become aware of a change to programming at the Annual Meeting -- whether your own withdra...
Friday, October 24, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Annual Meeting Programming Begins Wednesday Afternoon »
The 2014 AFS Annual Meeting opens the door to all attendees Wednesday, Nov. 5, with two AFS section-sponsored lectures, 3:...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Memorial Table Provides Place to Pay Tribute to Departed Colleagues »
Anyone can contribute to the annual Memorial Board and Table, inspired by the many folk traditions that commemorate the de...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS-Fractured Atlas Partnership Brings New Member Benefits »
Did you know that AFS has a partnership with Fractured Atlas, a non-profit organization that provides benefits and service...
Friday, October 3, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Internet Is Available at 2014 Annual Meeting »
All of our presenters at the 2014 Annual Meeting will have access to the internet. Wireless internet is available througho...
Friday, October 3, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Most Annual Meeting Options Are Still Open, but Not for Long »
Our Annual Meeting registrants have received notice of a flurry of deadlines in recent weeks, but now that the deadlines t...
Monday, September 8, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Need to Explain what Folklorists Do? There's a Flyer for That »
Prompted by recommendations from the AFS media and public relations committee and member comments, AFS has created an info...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Election Day Falls During AFS Annual Meeting Week »
If you intend to come early to Santa Fe for our annual meeting, please look into early or absentee voting in your state --...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dance and Concert Tickets Must be Purchased in Advance »
Tickets for events at the 2014 Annual Meeting must be purchased in advance in order to ensure that the events will take...
Friday, July 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The AFS Board Backs Mentoring at Annual Meeting »
Mentoring and being mentored are important aspects of any career, whether those relationships are formal or informal, shor...
Monday, June 2, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Open Folklore Preserves Folklore Studies Websites »
Open Folklore ( ), the AFS-Indiana University portal to open-access folklore scholarship, is preser...
Monday, May 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Annual Meeting News Will be Available in June »
The 2014 local planning and review committees are very busy these days making arrangements and decisions for our upcoming...
Friday, April 18, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AFS Members Have Two Ways to Access JSTOR »
Individuals who have limited or no opportunity to use a research library can gain direct access to JSTOR journal archives...

Displaying page 2 of 3
1  |  2  |  3

Career Center
| Open Forums
| Online Store
| Renew
| Member Search
| Donate

American Folklore SocietySister Society: SIEF
Classroom-Office Building, Indiana University, 800 East Third Street, Bloomington IN 47405 USA

Association Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal