Western Kentucky University

Events - 2013

Events - 2013

October 2013, Potter College Fall Festival

Jack and JacobErika Brady

Alena and TeaStudents at table

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 Serke

Devin Payne presented a paper about Louisville shotgun houses at AFS.

Jack LeSieur

Jack LeSieur presented a paper on the dual nature of cultural resources at AFS.

Jacob Buechler

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.

 

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