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WAYLAND HAND BOOK PRIZE FOR HISTORY & FOLKLORE

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR WAYLAND D. HAND BOOK PRIZE
The History and Folklore Section of the American Folklore Society (AFS) invites submissions for its biennial Wayland D. Hand Prize for an outstanding book that combines historical and folkloristic perspectives. A work offered for consideration can be an authored book, edited volume or reference work, or exhibition catalog published between June 1, 2016, and June 1, 2018. The prize honors Wayland D.

NEW SUMMER WORKSHOPS: Oral History Summer School 2018 in Hudson New York, May and June

Oral History Summer School was established in Hudson, New York, in 2012, as a rigorous training program to help students from varied fields––writers, social workers, radio producers, artists, teachers, human rights workers––make use of oral history as an ethical interview practice in their lives and work. OHSS has two workshop this spring/summer which are now accepting applications. 

Full information about OHSS and the workshops can be found, below: 

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