Events - 2013
October 2013, Potter College Fall Festival
Folk Studies students and faculty participate in the fal festival with skull mask making and making music.
October 2013, American Folklore Society Meeting
This year's American Folklore Society Meeting was held in Providence, Rhode Island. The American Folklore Society is the professional society for folklorists, with members from around the world. The theme for the meeting was "Cultural Sustainability." WKU students Jacob Buechler, Ehsan Estiri, Jack LeSieur, Devin Payne, Renee Pinkson, Afsaneh RezaeiSahraei, and Lilli Tichinin gave papers.
Devin Payne presented a paper about Louisville shotgun houses at AFS.
Jack LeSieur presented a paper on the dual nature of cultural resources at AFS.
Jacob Buechler presented a paper titled, "The Highway is Alive Tonight: The Use of Landscape, Race, and Gender and Participation in US Supernatural Roadway Legends" at AFS.