The Missouri Folklore Society Journal

The Missouri Folklore Society Newsletter

Our main page of links: regional and national folklore organizations, genres, reference and online collections

Calendar of Upcoming Missouri folklore and folklife events

Editor's choice: sites especially worthy of a Missouri folklorist's attention

Missouri Folklore Studies: an online archive of occasional papers, essays and documentation

Resources for educators and students

The Missouri Folklore Society

The Missouri Folklore Society was organized December 15, 1906, "to encourage the collection, preservation and study of folklore in the widest sense, including customs, institutions, beliefs, signs, legends, language, literature, musical arts, and folk arts and crafts of all ethnic groups throughout the State of Missouri."

snailmail: P.O. Box 1757 Columbia, MO 65205

Of special interest

 

 

April 28:

 

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Ceilidh with Traditional Irish Fiddler Eimear Arkins, 6 pm in the Student Union Building, Truman state University. Free. For  more info, adavis@truman.edu

Have a look at Missouri State's Ozarks Studies page:

 

Get ready for the April Delta Studies Symposium. Submissions closed Click here for the Call for Papers to get an idea of what to expect...

 

Delta Symposium

 

 

Kent Beulne dit Bone fills us in on February customs among the Francophone Folk, including those in Missouri

 

Now accepting submissions for Missouri Folklore Studies, an online archive of occasional papers on the traditions of Missouri and its residents.

 Members -- here's a printable .pdf of the society's trifold brochure

 

Students -- apply for the Dolf and Becky Schroeder prize in folklore!

 

New or renewing member?

Click here for the membership form (.pdf to print and mail)

 

Links especially for members of MFS

 

Click here for a listing of ongoing and developing projects and folklore collections to which you can contribute.

Support your Missouri Folklore Society: music and opportunities to donate

Click here to send a note to the newsletter editor on Missouri folklore, folklife or folkarts people and events;

please note: the Missouri Folklore Society will not share its membership list with any individual or organization, nor do we accept paid advertising.

 


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last updated 3-26-18

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