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2019 Annual Meeting: News and Announcements
 
 
 
 August 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apply Now to Meet a Mentor at 2019 AFS Annual Meeting » 
Calling all students, recent graduates, and new professionals!    Whose research and writings have you...
 
August 1, 2019 
AFS Accessibility Plans Updated for 2019 and Beyond »
The AFS Guidelines for Accessible Presentations and AFS’s larger accessibility efforts continue to evolve, as ways to...
 
July 16,2019
Don't Wait to Book Your Guest Room at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor! »
September 16 is the cut-off date for reserving guest rooms at the conference hotel at the AFS group rate, and the limited...
 
July 12, 2019 
Explore Baltimore: Register Now for Preconference Tours and Workshop »
Gain a richer understanding of our meeting place, some of its people, and their ways by participating in these unique events...
 
July 11, 2019
   
Photographer Shan Wallace, 2019 Annual Meeting Presenter, Featured in BMA
   This article features Shan Wallace, a Baltimore-based photographer who will present at the 2019 Annual...
 
June 24, 2019  
You must make your requests for changes to the 2019 Annual Meeting program by June 30; email us about any issues at americanfolkloresociety@gmail.com... 
 
June 20, 2019   
The staff here at AFS join with the rest of the nation in congratulating Linda Goss for being named a 2019 NEA National Heritage Fellow, the nation’s highest honor in the folk and traditional arts...
 
June 13, 2019
Two large-scale events will take place in Baltimore during the AFS Annual Meeting that may affect your travel plans... 
 
June 13, 2019
Book your seat now on one of two preconference tours organized by the 2019 Local Planning Committee; seats are limited, and registration closes August 31...
 
June 13, 2019
Important new information is now available for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society, which will be held October 16–19, 2019...
 
June 13, 2019
The American Folklore Society offers several forms of financial support to those planning on participating in the annual meeting...
 
April 10, 2019  
The American Folklore Society warmly encourages the attendance of folklorists and other cultural specialists from outside the United States and Canada...
 
April 10, 2019   
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...
 
March 28, 2019
Tips for After-Hours Proposal Submissions »
Year after year, hundreds of proposals for the annual meeting are submitted in the last two days before the March 31 deadline...
 
March 28, 2019
Is Your Email Server “Protecting You” from AFS Messages? »
If so, this could affect your proposal submission experience. Many people have already registered for the 2019...
 
March 27, 2019
Don't Miss Important AFS Communications »
Please make sure you are receiving all communications from AFS by adding our two official email addresses to your email...
 
March 6, 2019
You Should Start Your Meeting Proposal Now Even If You Can't Finish It »
This is generally good advice, but especially important for those of you who intend to be part of a preorganized session:...
 
February 20, 2019
You Should Reserve Your Guest Room Using the AFS Conference Link »
If you want to stay where the action is during the AFS Annual Meeting, use the reservation information we provide to book...  
 
February 11, 2019  
The Jewish Folklore and Ethnology Section of the American Folklore Society invites applications for the Raphael Patai Travel Grant of up to 300 USD for a student of Jewish folklore and ethnology to attend the 2019 Annual...
 
February 7, 2019
2019 AFS Meeting Registration and Proposal Submission Now Open »
Registration and proposal submission are now open for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society....
 
February 7, 2019
Don’t Wait; Start Your 2019 Annual Meeting Proposal Early »
The proposal process has an extra step for preorganized session proposals this year, so it is more important than ever to get a head start...
 
February 7, 2019
New This Year: An Important Change to Proposal Process for Preorganized Sessions at Annual Meeting »
For the first time, all preorganized session participants must submit their own proposal information for the 2019 Annual Meeting directly to AFS...
 
February 7, 2019
The Independent Folklorists’ Section and the Women’s Section of the American Folklore Society announce the availability of a travel stipend of $750 to attend the 2019 AFS meeting in Baltimore, Maryland... 
 
February 7, 2019 
The Independent Folklorists’ Section of the American Folklore Society announces the availability of a travel stipend of $1000 to attend the 2019 AFS meeting in Baltimore, Maryland...
 
February 7, 2019   
To those who have spent time in Baltimore, it should come as no surprise that this exciting city is also popular for conferences and events! Baltimore Comic-Con overlaps with the AFS Annual Meeting; it will take place in the... 
 
February 5, 2019  
We invite your suggestions for "big idea" sessions for the 2019 AFS Annual Meeting in Baltimore. Which questions and concepts exercise us all as folklorists, regardless of our daily preoccupations...
 
January 31, 2019   
Based on past annual meeting feedback, AFS would like to explore the possibility of some scheduling innovations at the 2019 meeting in Baltimore. To that end, the annual meeting proposal forms will contain two new questions...
 
January 29, 2019
Annual meeting participants consistently express enthusiasm for innovative meeting presentations, and the desire to see more media and diamond sessions in particular.
 
January 28, 2019
You can’t stop the people of Baltimore, Maryland, from expressing the enduring traditions that define this City of Neighborhoods, where community-based efforts drive culture, spark change, and sustain... 
 
January 28, 2019
AFS policy on annual meeting registration refunds has changed: as of this year, no refund will be given to presenters who withdraw from the program...
 
December 20, 2018
"Community Driven" Theme for 2019 AFS Meeting in Baltimore »
The planning committee for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society announced in Buffalo that "Community Driven"...
 
May 31, 2017
AFS Selects Baltimore as 2019 Annual Meeting Site »
The AFS staff has successfully completed negotiations with the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Baltimore’s Inner Harbor to serve as...

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