AFS 2023 Virtual Exhibit

Welcome to the University of Illinois Press virtual exhibit for the 2023 American Folklore Society annual conference! Explore our extensive collection of books, journals, blog posts, and more. Use the promo code AFS22 for 50% off of all of our folklore titles when ordering from our website, November 1–4, 2023. Buy 3 books and receive a free issue of Journal of American Ethnic History.

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Featured Journals

The Journal of American Folklore, edited by Lisa Gilman, is the quarterly journal of the American Folklore Society. The contents of the Journal reflect a wide range of topics and points of view, grounded in past and current folklore scholarship, and based on recognized disciplinary methods. 

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Let’s Talk

Laurie Matheson is the director of the University of Illinois Press. Her areas of acquisition include the subjects of Music, Dance, and Folklore. If you’re working on a book project, please feel free to reach out to her during the conference here.

Click here to listen to an interview with Laurie Matheson and American Music editor Todd Decker.

Lisa Gilman is professor of folklore in George Mason University’s English Department and the editor-in-chief of the Journal of American Folklore. If you’re interested in submitting a proposal to JAF, please email Lisa here.

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