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    Barbara K. Altmann and Rosemary G. Feal, representatives of the Modern Language Association

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    Jack Fitzmier and David Harrington Watt, representatives of the American Academy of Religion

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American Folklore Society

Founded: 1888     Admitted to ACLS: 1945

The purposes of the Society shall be to stimulate and encourage interest and research in folklore in all its aspects; to aid in the dissemination of the results; to promote responsible application of such research in the broad variety of settings in which folklorists work; to publish and distribute publications, reports and journals; to serve as a bond among those interested in the study of folklore; to enhance the professional well-being of the Society's members; and to engage in such other activities as are consonant with the foregoing purposes.

CEO Representative and Society Contact

Timothy Lloyd
Executive Director
American Folklore Society
timlloyd@indiana.edu

Delegate

Lee Haring
City University of New York, Brooklyn College
lharing@hvc.rr.com
term ends 12/31/2017

President

Kay Turner
Independent Scholar
nosegayk@aol.com
term ends 12/31/2017

Membership:

Individual: 1,025

Meetings:

10/17/2018 - 10/20/2018 Buffalo, NY

American Folklore Society

American Folklore Society

Eigenmann Hall
Indiana University
1900 East Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47406
Tel: (812) 856-2346
Fax: (812) 856-2483


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