Monday, October 18, 5:15 pm–6:45 pm

This live event will not be recorded.

Sponsored by the American Folklore Society


Join the Virtual Welcome Reception Breakouts to say "hi" to old friends and meet new ones! We encourage participants to move in and out of reception breakouts to find colleagues and exercise your Zoom skills.

Breakout 1: General welcome reception with AFS President Norma Cantu and AFS Executive Board members

Breakout 2: Newcomers’ welcome reception, with AFS Executive Director Jessica Turner. If you can't make this time, join us instead for the Welcome for Newcomers.

Breakout 3: Welcome reception for graduate students from any and all programs

Breakout 4: Welcome for public folklore

Breakout 5: Welcome for BIPOC attendees

Breakout 6: Welcome for international participants

Breakout 7: Welcome for LGBTQIA members

Breakout 8: New Directions/Digital Folklore