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2016 Annual Meeting: News and Announcements
September 9, 2016 
The Registration Deadline for Experiments in Exhibition Workshop Approaches »
Now's your chance to take advantage of an incredible opportunity to learn from one of the foremost national experts in the...
 
September 8, 2016
Regional Welcome Reception at Annual Meeting in Miami »
SouthArts and the American Folklore Society are sponsoring a regional welcoming event on Thursday, October 19, at the annu...

September 7, 2016   
Miami Event Registration Deadline Extended to Sept 15 » 
We can offer another week to register for tours and workshops at the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Meeting....

September 6, 2016 
2016 AFS/ISFNR Program Book Available to Download »
You can now download a pdf of the program book that will be printed and distributed at the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Meeting...
 
September 6, 2016   
AFS President Kay Turner Invites Members to Attend the AFS Business Meeting in Miami » 
Dear AFS Members, I hope you’ve had a great summer and are now looking forward to joining together in Miami...
 
September 6, 2016
2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Meeting Offers Opportunities for Students »
Students are a vital part of any AFS annual meeting; this year, almost thirty percent of preregistrants are students. AFS...

August 15, 2016
Deadline Extended to Apply for Mentoring at 2016 AFS/ISFNR Meeting »
AFS’s mentorship program is a great opportunity for those who are new to the field to network and develop relationships w...
 
August 10, 2016
Last Chance to Preregister for 2016 Joint Meeting with ISFNR »
Save by preregistering by August 31 for our upcoming joint meeting with the International Society for Folk Narrative Rese...
 
August 5, 2016
Information About the Zika Virus in Miami »
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have announced that a small number of cases of the Zika virus have been...

July 27, 2016
Register Today for the Personal Archives Management Workshop »
Attention, folklorists! How many of us work with our personal collections in situations like the one pictured here? And yet...

July 25, 2016
Registration for tours and workshops at the upcoming Annual Meeting in Miami closes August 31...

July 21, 2016
Register Now for the Experiments in Exhibition Workshop »
  Are you planning an exhibition or public program? Join us for the third annual Experiments in Exhibiti...

June 23, 2016 

Please note that the application deadline for the Archie Green Student Travel Award has been extended to July 15...
 
June 20, 2016 
AFS Offers Mentoring at Annual Meeting; Mentors, Students Should Apply Now »
Consider being a part of the AFS Mentoring program. This program pairs students or new professionals with established professionals...
 
June 9, 2016
The AFS Women’s Section invites applications for travel stipends for one or more students attending the 2016 AFS meeting...
 
June 9, 2016
Reminder: AFS Implementing New Annual Meeting Registration Cancellation Policy »
AFS has changed its annual meeting registration refund policy starting with the 2016 meeting. As has always been the case...
 
June 9, 2016 
Apply Now for Mentoring at the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Annual Meeting »
Consider being a part of the AFS Mentoring program. This program pairs students or new professionals with established pro...
 
May 25, 2016  
The review process for annual meeting proposals is still underway, but the end is in sight. The Review Committee's final decisions...
 
May 17, 2016 
The Transnational Asia/Pacific Section of the American Folklore Society is proud to present the Jonathan T. Yeh Award for...
 
April 13, 2016 
The Transnational Asia/Pacific Section of the American Folklore Society is proud to present the Jonathan T. Yeh Award for...
 
April 5, 2016 
The University of Illinois Press, the University Press of Mississippi, and the University of Wisconsin Press, in cooperation...
 
April 5, 2016
In memory of folklorist Gerald L. Davis, AFS provides a limited number of grants of up to $500 each year to persons of color who want to participate in the annual meeting...
 
March 29, 2016  
Year after year, hundreds of proposals for the annual meeting are submitted in the last two days before the deadline for submissions...
 
March 23, 2016 
Members receive a significant discount on annual meeting registration, as well as other benefits, but since it may take us a few days...
 
March 23, 2016
You have until March 31 to submit your proposal to present at the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Annual Meeting in Miami, Florida, O...
 
March 11, 2016 
Due to a recent renewed interest in the Robinson-Roeder-Ward prize, the AFS  Folklore and Education Section is opening...
 
March 3, 2016  
AFS Annual Meeting Student Professional Development Preferences Survey »
As we plan professional development sessions for the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Annual Meeting, we are trying to identify AFS student members' most pressing needs...
 
March 1, 2016
The Independent Folklorists’ Section of AFS is again offering two travel awards this year for independent folklorists. The first, co-sponsored with the Public Programs Section...
 
February 18, 2016 
In addition to offering the standard presentation time for individual papers (20 minutes to read the paper with 10 minutes for discussion)...
 
February 12, 2016 
Diamond presentations were introduced to AFS in 2010 as a highly visual, focused alternative to the standard conference presentation...
 
February 11, 2016  
A number of respondents to recent meeting and member surveys express the desire for a wider range of alternatives to the standard paper panel...
 
February 7, 2016 
The University of Illinois Press, the University Press of Mississippi, and the University of Wisconsin Press, in cooperation...
 
February 1, 2016  
AFS Accepting Proposals for the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Annual Meeting »
You have until March 31 to submit your proposal to present at the 2016 AFS/ISFNR Joint Annual Meeting in Miami, Florida...

February 1, 2016
 
AFS Revises Annual Meeting Registration Refund Policy »
AFS has changed its annual meeting registration refund policy. Once a paper or session is submitted for the annual meeting...


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