Virtual ProgramWednesday, October 20

36-03 Living and Working Online

10/19/21: Thomas Grant Richardson has withdrawn from this session.


Wednesday, October 20, 5:15 pm–6:45 pm

  session will be recorded and available for later viewing online


Chair: Kristina Downs (Tarleton State University)

5:15 pm
The Study and Use of Videoconferencing by Folklorists
Eric Miller (World Storytelling Institute)

5:30 pm
Quarantine Happy Hour: Visual Aesthetics and Presentation of Self in a Virtual Concert Series
Micah J. Ling (Indiana University)

5:55 pm
“Could this Meeting Have Been an Email? Could this Festival Have Been a Zoom Call?”: Evaluating and Reimaging Public Folklore Practices from a Year of Disruption
Thomas Grant Richardson (Independent)

6:20 pm
Counternarratives in Online Crime-Solving Communities
Kristina Downs (Tarleton State University)

Assembled Panel