Every year, AFS committees and staff work to arrange events and sessions on topics that are particularly timely or that serve AFS members, projects and goals.
Please join us for these special AFS-sponsored events and sessions.
- Greenwood’s Past, Present, and Future
- Francis Lee Utley Memorial Lecture: Not Telling: How Folklorists Think about Narrative
- AFS Presidential Invited Plenary Event
- Tradition as Profession: Recapping and Furthering the 2022 Folklorist Summit at Folk Alliance International
- Notable Folklorists of Color, Roundtable, Part 1: Process and Praxis, 05-02
- Notable Folklorists of Color Roundtable, Part 2: Expanding the Frames with BIPOC Scholars, 06-02
- A Conversation with Bill Ivey, 06-11
- How Folklorists Can Address the #MeToo Movement, 08-01
- Festival of Ideas: Food Equity
- Talking the Nonprofit Turn: A Conversation with the Founders of Texas Folklife Resources, 09-05
- Welcome Reception
- Reception Celebrating the AFS Notable Folklorists of Color
- Legacy Council
- Candidates’ Reception
- Closing Reception and Participatory Native American Stomp Dance
And check out guides to the program from AFS committees and sections, which will be added to Meeting Highlights as we receive them.