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Folklore can be described as traditional art, literature, knowledge, and practices that are passed on in large part through oral communication and example.

American Folklore: Famous American folktales, tall tales, myths and ...


Apr 26, 2016 ... Retellings of American folktales, tall tales, myths and legends, Native American myths, weather folklore, ghost stories, and more from each of ...

Folktexts: A library of folktales, folklore, fairy tales, and mythology ...


Vast collection of folktales, myths, legends, and texts pertaining to folklore, arranged by title and theme, with a focus on northern and western Europe.

Folklore | Definition of Folklore by Merriam-Webster


traditional customs, beliefs, stories, and sayings. : ideas or stories that are not true but that many people have heard or read. Source: Merriam-Webster's ...

Folklore | Define Folklore at Dictionary.com


Folklore definition, the traditional beliefs, legends, customs, etc., of a people; lore of a people. See more.

Exploring Everyday Folklore - Scholastic


Folklore is so much a part of our everyday life that we don't always stop to think about it. Family traditions, holidays, special sayings, and foods, all these are part  ...



Folklore Studies Mason's Folklore Studies Program is a leading center for the study of vernacular cultures and the historical, cultural and social...

The Committee on Degrees in Folklore & Mythology


Offers information about the program, the participating faculty, and courses offered.

Folklore - definition of folklore by The Free Dictionary


Define folklore. folklore synonyms, folklore pronunciation, folklore translation, English dictionary definition of folklore. n. 1. The traditional beliefs, myths, tales, ...

Folklore - Volume 127, Issue 1 - Taylor & Francis Online


Folklore is the journal of The Folklore Society. ISSN ... The Union of Two Worlds: Reconstructing Elements of Proto-Athabaskan Folklore and Religion ...

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What Is Folklore? - American Folklore Society


The word "folklore” names an enormous and deeply significant dimension of culture. Considering how large and complex this subject is, it is no wonder that ...

The Folklore Society: Home


Founded in 1878, the Folklore Society maintains offices at the Warburg Institute and archives in the DMS Watson Science Library at University College London, ...

Folklore.org: The Original Macintosh


Anecdotes about the development of Apple's original Macintosh computer and the people who created it.