02-03 Time to Work: Drafting Best Practices for Community-Institution Partnerships in Folklore [Hybrid]

Thursday, November 02, 10:30 am–12:30 pm
Broadway I/II

session will be recorded and available for later viewing online

Sponsored by the AFS Cultural Diversity Committee, the American Folklore Society

Chair: Sarah M. Gordon (Memorial University of Newfoundland)

Forum participants:

Junious Lee Brickhouse (Urban Artistry Inc.)

Ashley Minner Jones (Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian)

Nicole Saylor (American Folklife Center)

Naomi Sturm-Wijesinghe (Los Herederos, City Lore & New School)

Jasper Waugh-Quasebarth (Ohio State University)

This forum is about partnerships between communities and institutions. Building on two prior years of forums on this theme (Year 1, titled “This Needs More Time!,” on community-university partnerships; Year 2, titled “Making Time!” on the place of public folklore organizations partnerships between communities and institutions), panelists and attendees of this session will collaboratively workshop a document of considerations and best-practices for community-institution partnerships.