Virtual ProgramTuesday, October 19

26-05 Race, Ethnicity, and Nation in the History of Folklore and Folklife Studies

Tuesday, October 19, 5:15 pm–6:45 pm

  session will be recorded and available for later viewing online


Chair: R. Troy Boyer (Lebanon Valley College)

5:15 pm
Race and Nation in Puerto Rican Folklore: Franz Boas and John Alden Mason in Porto Rico
Rafael Ocasio (Agnes Scott College)

5:45 pm
Collecting Chinese Folklore: Franz Boas, Berthold Laufer, and the Anthropological Museum Exhibit at the Turn of the Century
John R. Haddad (Penn State Harrisburg)

6:15 pm
Pennsylvania Dutch Contributions to Folklife Study and the Longing to be Whole
R. Troy Boyer (Lebanon Valley College)

Assembled Panel