post-war disciplinary history of folkloristics or related disciplines in the former Soviet Union or the Socialist Bloc countries

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CALL FOR PAPERS

For the last three slots in a thematic issue of

LETONICA*

Are you working on the post-war disciplinary history of folkloristics or related discipline in the former Soviet Union or the Socialist Bloc countries? Please consider contributing a draft of original research article to the thematic issue of a double-blind peer–reviewed journal published by the Institute of Literature, Folklore and Art of University of Latvia.

Our special interest lies in, but is not limited to such themes as:

  • Post-Socialism/Colonialism in the disciplines of folkloristics and ethnography;

  • The impact of the Socialist heritage on the development of folkloristics in the post-Socialist countries;

  • The role of the Socialist regimes of knowledge in organization of folklore archives, ethnographic collections and other institutional representations of folk life;

  • The contribution of folkloristics and related disciplines to resistance and dissent in the former USSR and the Soviet bloc countries;

 

Deadline: April 2021. Review/acceptance: June 2021. Publication: October 2021.

Inquiries: socfolk@gmail.com

 

* Double-blind peer–reviewed journal of East European Humanities. Published since 1991, free, SCOPUS indexed, online, informal Open Access, DOI.