Thursday, 9 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Grace, Chicago Marriott
Program arranged by the American Folklore Society
Presiding: Camilla Henriette Mortensen, Lane Community Coll., OR
1. "'We Have Always Slain Dragons': Negotiating Empathy and Villainy through Narrative Study,"
Shelley Ingram, Univ. of Louisiana, Lafayette
2. "'Then There's a Pair of Us!': Fetishism and the Construction of Ghostly Folk in and through Literature,"
Todd Richardson, Univ. of Nebraska, Omaha
3. "At the Intersection of Land and Water: Using Topic Models and Morphologies to Understand Folk Narrative,"
John Laudun, Univ. of Louisiana, Lafayette
For abstracts, visit commons.mla.org/docs/haunted-narratives-the-contributions-of-folklore-studies-to-understandings-of-american-imaginations/.
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