Welcome to WSFS
You have reached the Web site of the Western States Folklore Society (formerly California Folklore Society). Click on the buttons in the navigation panel at the left to explore our site:
- About WSFS describes the organization
- Membership tells you how to join the Society
- Publications describes our journal, Western Folklore, and how to submit articles and reviews for publication
- Meetings contains information about our Annual Meetings in April
- Contact Us provides email and surface mail addresses
Abstract deadline extended for April Meeting
The deadline for submitting abstracts has been extended to March 1, 2019. Please visit the Meetings and CFP2019 pages for details.
Western Folklore, Vol. 78, No. 1 mailed to membership
Volume 78, Number 1 (Winter, 2019), the most recent issue of Western Folklore, was mailed on December 19, 2018; please allow three weeks for delivery (foreign mail may take up to two months).
Western States Folklore Society 2019 Annual Meeting at BYU, April 12-13, 2019.
Western States Folklore Society is pleased to announce that the 2019 Annual Meeting will be held at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, Friday-Saturday, April 12-13. As in previous years, we'll get together on Thursday evening, April 11, for registration, check-in, and a reception. Details will be posted on this website's Meetings page, along with a Call for Papers, in September, 2018.