Congratulations, Cristina Benedetti!

August 24, 2015
Cristina Benedetti

Congratulations to Cristina Benedetti, who completed her PhD candidacy exam process with the oral defense. On her committee were Shilarna Stokes (Theatre), Isaac Weiner, Katey Borland, and Dorry Noyes chairing.

Congratulations, Dr. Patterson!

July 31, 2015
Cassie Patterson

Chocolate cake and flowers were enjoyed in the Folklore Archives on Friday, July 17th, in celebration of CFS Assistant Director Cassie Patterson’s successful dissertation defense. Dr.

You and Noyes contribute to UNESCO issue of JFR

July 31, 2015
Ziying You

New PhD Ziying You and Professor Dorothy Noyes contributed to a special issue of the Journal of Folklore Research (52:2-3), UNESCO on the Ground: Local Perspectives on Global Policy for Intangible Cultural Heritage, published simultaneously in book form by Indiana University Pr

CFS Goes International

July 8, 2015
Katey and Dorry at SEIF

CFS faculty Dorry Noyes and Katherine Borland delivered talks at the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore Conference in Zagreb, Croatia on June 22nd.

Alumna Sheila Bock publishes in Journal of Medical Humanities

July 1, 2015
Sheila Bock

Folklore alumna Sheila Bock has published an article based on her dissertation fieldwork:  “Grappling to Think Clearly”: Vernacular Theorizing in Robbie McCauley’s Sugar,” Journal of Medical Humanities 36: 127-139.  Bock's article examines Robbie McCauley’s