Check out this winter 2020 course taught by Folklore and Public Culture faculty member Gantt Gurley. It deals with narrative theory, orality and literacy, and the folkloresque. FLR grad students are encouraged to enroll. It’s listed in German but will be taught in English and all readings will also be available in English and German See flier for details.
Riki Saltzman and Emily West Hartlerode of the Oregon Folklife Network are two of the co-authors of the paper Interview as Curriculum and Collaboration: Behind the Scenes of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs Field School in a new special issue of the 2019 Journal of Folklore and Education on “the art of the interview.” This collection of papers focuses on approaches and methods for engaged and sensitive ethnography in diverse settings.
The issue also includes a remembrance of UO Folklore alum and benefactor Carol Spellman as well as her guide The Artful Interview in Documentary Production.
Check out the entire collection here. You can download the full issue as a PDF.
Still time to register for this new course offered by Prof. Leah Lowthorp, Anthropology and Folklore and Public Culture Program.
Fall term registration remains open through September 22nd and is then closed to undergraduate students Sep 23 at 10 a.m. through September 27 at 8:30 a.m.