- April 19, 2013: English Department Colloquium Speaker Diane Goldstein, 4 pm, Tate Hall, room 102.
- April 11, 2013: Student Folklore Society Invited Spring Speaker: Trevor Blank, SUNY Potsdam. "Tradition 2.0: The Hybridization of Folklore in the Digital Age" 4 P.M. Tate Hall, room 22
- Monday April 1 , 2013: "You won't fool me again, Bake Sale", Tate Hall 9 AM - 2:30 PM.
- January 1, 2013: Application deadline for prospective MA and PhD students.
- October 24-27 2012: American Folklore Society Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
- October 1, 2012: Not Your Momma's Bake Sale; Tate Hall, 8 AM-2:30 PM.
Recent Book Publications:
Recent Article Publications
Congratulations to Joanna Hearne who was promoted to Associate Professor and awarded tenure.
Congratulations to Claire Schmidt who successfully defended her PhD dissertation, "If You Don't Laugh You'll Cry: The Occupational Humor of White American Prison Workers and Social Workers" on February 4, 2013.
Festschrift for John Miles Foley: In honor of John Miles Foley's 65th birthday and 2011 retirement, Lori and Scott Garner guest-edited a surprise special edition of Oral Tradition. The Festschrift celebrates John Miles Foley's work and life through essays contributed by students from the University of Missouri and from NEH Summer Seminars.
Missouri folklore education is featured in the new book Through the Schoolhouse Door: Folklore, Community, Curriculum (Utah State University Press) by Paddy Bowman and Lynne Hamer.
March 31, 2012. Contact Claire Schmidt (email@example.com) for more information
We grieve the passing of John Miles Foley (1947-2012). His scholarship, mentoring, and vibrant presence will be deeply missed.
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