Friday, Oct. 14

05-14 Death, Legend, and Belief

Friday, October 14, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
Director 5

Chair: Zahra Abedinezhad (The Ohio State University)

10:30 am
Reviewing Folklore Scholarship on Death
Israt Jahan Lipa (Memorial University of Newfoundland)

11:00 am
Through the Eyes of Mourners: Feelings and Beliefs of Iranian Women in practices of the month of Muharram
Zahra Abedinezhad (The Ohio State University)

11:30 am
Ghosts, Fakelore, and the Memory of the American Civil War
Amy Laurel Fluker (Youngstown State University)

12:00 pm
The Examination of a Murder from the Lens of Urban Legends
Ozgun Ozata (Indiana University Bloomington)

Assembled Panel