Folklore Organizations in the Best of the Web Directory

Folklore Organizations

American Folklife Center

Library of Congress website providing information and resources on American folklore.

American Folklore Society

Association of people who communicate knowledge about folklore throughout the world.

Australian Folklore Network

Describes the role of the network including information on aims and objectives, publications and affiliations.

Bozeman Folklore Society

Offers links and folklore information with a focus on traditional music and dance.

British Columbia Folklore Society

Defines folklore and contains several articles on various aspects.

City Lore

New York City organization based on urban folklore.

Folk Alliance Australia

Association supporting the folk arts in Australia provides details of memberships and insurance, committee members, festivals calendar, sponsors, Australian Folk Awards and a folk directory.

Folk Art Society

Features information on the organization in addition to a calendar of events, an online magazine, and image galleries.

Folklore Society

United Kingdom based folklore organization offering information on area folklore.

Folklore Society of Greater Washington

Offers membership information, a calendar of events, and an online newsletter.

International Council of Organizations of Folklore

Find information on the role of the council in preserving cultural heritage.

North Carolina Folklore Society

Features a list of publications, awards, and a calendar of events.

Orpheus Hellenic Folklore Society

Perpetuates the rich history and traditions of Greek folk dances, songs, and music.

Seattle Folklore Society

Seeks to preserve and foster awareness and appreciation of traditional and folk arts through education, outreach, publication and performance.

Spokane Folklore Society

Non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to the celebration of Folk Arts, particularly music and dance.

Virginia Folklore Society

Features an archive of information and a list of publications.

Western States Folklore Society

Features information on the group's publications and events.

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