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AFS 2023

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2023 American Folklore Society virtual booth!

 Thanks for checking out the new and soon-to-be published titles from USUP! We are offering a special 50% discount* on all folklore titles, so be sure to stock up! Just fill your shopping cart and use promo code AFS23 at checkout.
*Discount expires Nov. 30, 2023. Please note books that are not-yet-published will backorder, with estimated publication dates subject to change.

If you have a project you want to talk to us about, just reach out to Rachael Levay at . If you have questions about this offer, title availability, or the website, please email Beth Svinarich at .

New and upcoming titles:

Chuj (Mayan) Narratives

Folklore, History, and Ethnography from Northwestern Guatemala

Claiming Space

Performing the Personal through Decorated Mortarboards

Clever Maids, Fearless Jacks, and a Cat

Fairy Tales from a Living Oral Tradition

Different Drummers

Military Culture and Its Discontents

Legend Tripping

A Contemporary Legend Casebook

North American Monsters

A Contemporary Legend Casebook

May 14, 2018

Slender Man Is Coming

Creepypasta and Contemporary Legends on the Internet

January 23, 2015

Still, the Small Voice

Narrative, Personal Revelation, and the Mormon Folk Tradition

The Folklorist in the Marketplace

Conversations at the Crossroads of Vernacular Culture and Economics

The Meaning of Folklore

The Analytical Essays of Alan Dundes


Rethinking Poetics, Pandemics, and the Politics of Knowledge

Unruly Audience

Folk Interventions in Popular Media

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