Folklore Resources

Looking for more Folklore?

Western States Folklore Society is one of many brilliant folklore societies and communities you can participate in. Here is a list of other organizations, journals, and communities who work within and around the field of folklore:


Cultural Analysis

Journal of American Folklore

Journal of Folklore Research

Contemporary Legend


American Folklore Society (AFS)

International Society for Contemporary Legend Research (ISCLR)

International Society for Ethnology and Folklore (SIEF)

Other Communities

Most of the 50 US States has a state-specific folk arts, traditional arts, or other folklore program.