The Missouri Folklore Society Journal

The Missouri Folklore Society Newsletter (on hiatus, Spring 2020 and Fall 2020, due to COVID-19)

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



We're rebuilding the MFS website; updates to come. Meanwhile, here's the draft program for our virtual annual meeting, November 4-6


Here's where you can join the Missouri Folklore Society


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 11-3-21







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