Folklore Fellows

is an international network of folklorists, promoting scientific contacts between researchers, publication work and research training. In striving to meet its objectives, Folklore Fellows invites outstanding and active researchers from across the globe to become members.

The membership forms an editorial advisory body on the Folklore Fellows’ Communications series, and participates in organising the research courses of the Folklore Fellows’ Summer School. The activities of the Folklore Fellows are related in the Folklore Fellows’ Network bulletin.

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Latest in Folklore Fellows’ Communications

FFC 317

FFC 317

Hard it is to Stir My Tongue Raiding the Otherworld for the Elixir of Poetry Clive Tolley Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia Folklore Fellows' Communications 317 Tallinn 2019, 272 pp. ISBN 978-951-41-1140-2 Available at the Tiedekirja bookstore. Where does poetic inspiration...

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FFC 316

FFC 316

Folkloristics in the Digital Age Eds. Pekka Hakamies and Anne Heimo   Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia Folklore Fellows’ Communications 316 Tallinn 2019, 181 pp. ISBN 978-951-41-1126-6 Available at the Tiedekirja bookstore. Folklorists are not only interested in old or...

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Latest in Folklore Fellows’ Network Bulletin

FFN 50

FFN 50

Contents Pekka Hakamies Scholarly Freedom Amy Shuman Speaking Out, Speaking for, and the Right to Speak on Behalf of Others Kirsti Salmi-Niklander Writers and listeners of Walotar – Exploring the oral-literary traditions of the Finnish community in Rockport,...

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FFN 49

FFN 49

Contents Pekka Hakamies Focusing on the main task Kaarina Koski Continuing Bonds in Finnish Bereavement Narratives Māra Zirnīte and Ieva Garda-Rozenberga Oral History Studies in Latvia News from the Finnish Literature Society Dani Schrire, Hagar Salamon and Galit...

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2 weeks ago
Summer School 2021

The Folklore Fellows' Summer School 2021 will take place on-line, like so many events now do.

While the workshops are for registered FF Summer School 2021 participants only (and registration is ... See more

The 10th Folklore Fellows’ Summer School, ”The violence of traditions and the traditions of violence”, will be hosted by the School of Humanities at the University of Eastern Finland (UEF), in ... See more

1 month ago
FFN Bulletin Archive

The Folklore Fellows' newsletter archive has now been updated. It provides easy access to all but one* published newsletters since the revival of FF thirty years ago, in 1991. The first issues ... See more

FF Network strives to make Finnish folkloristics known. Its still more important task is, however, the promotion of collaborative work in folkloristics on an international level.

1 month ago
Folklore Fellows Communications | University of Helsinki - Academia.edu

Dear friends, we now have an Academia edu -site. Follow us there and get news and sneak peeks of the latest Folklore Fellows' publications!

Time allowing, we'll be growing the library and adding ... See more

Academia.edu is a place to share and follow research.

3 months ago
FFN 54

The Folklore Fellows' Network Bulletin no 54 (2020) is now out! Contents:

The Corona Cocoon (editorial)
Frog

Covid Conspiracies (article)
Timothy R. Tangherlini & Vwani Roychowdhury

Historical ... See more

Contents. The Corona Cocoon Frog Covid Conspiracies Timothy R. Tangherlini & Vwani Roychowdhury Historical Oral Poems and Digital Humanities Kati Kallio & Eetu Mäkelä & Maciej Janicki Second ... See more

3 months ago
FFC 321

Now out: Dictionaries as Sources of Folklore Data, edited by Jonathan Roper. FFC 321.

Read the Preface and see who the contributors are at https://www.folklorefellows.fi/ffc-321/

Dictionaries as Sources of Folklore Data. Ed. Jonathan Roper. Dictionaries as Sources of Folklore Data. Ed. Jonathan Roper Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia Folklore Fellows' Communications 321 Helsinki 2020 ... See more

3 months ago
Folklore Fellows's cover photo

Image: Photographed by Oksana Palikova during fieldwork for the Slovar’ Govorja Staraverov Estonii (‘The Dictionary of the Speech of Estonian Old Believers’), 2008.

4 months ago
Representations of Fear | Bookstore Tiedekirja

Seasonal greeting: you will get "Representations of Fear" for 25€ until 4 January 2021! (Normally 38€.) Go get it.
https://www.tiedekirja.fi/english/representations-of-fear.html

his book deals with folk narratives expressing some of the basic fears of ancient Roman culture. These included, on the one hand, threats to the survival of the family, especially concerning ... See more

5 months ago
FFC 320

Now out: FFC 320

Camilla Asplund Ingemark & Dominic Ingemark: Representations of Fear. Verbalising Emotion in Ancient Roman Folk Narrative.

Representations of Fear. Verbalising Emotion in Ancient Roman Folk Narrative. Camilla Asplund Ingemark & Dominic Ingemark. Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia Folklore Fellows' Communications 320 Helsinki 2020 ... See more

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