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Anthropology and Folklore in Conversation: Revisiting Frazer, Lang, and Tylor

Royal Anthropological Institute

Thursday, 25 October 2018 from 10:00 to 17:00 (BST)

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4th Folklore Society – Royal Anthropological Institute Joint Seminar

Anthropology and Folklore in Conversation: Revisiting Frazer, Lang, and Tylor

Thursday 25 October 2018 at 10.00am to 5.00pm

10 – 10:15   Welcome

10:15 – 10:45   Paper 1
Dr. Paul Cowdell
‘Critical Reception and Critical Rejection:  Frazer, Folklore and Folklorists’.
10:45 – 11:15  Paper 2
Docent Dr Iliya Nedin
‘The influence of Frazer, Lang and Tylor in Eastern European Folklore Studies:  the example of Bulgaria’.  

11:15 – 11:45   Tea

11:45 – 12:15  Paper 3
Kate Smith
‘A Historiography of Selected Aspects of Frazer’s Golden Bough’.
12:15 – 12:45  Paper 4
Frederico Delgado Rosa
‘ ‘Off With His Head!’ : Wilhelm Mannhardt's Wald- und Feldkulte at the roots of The Golden Bough’.

12:45 – 1:30  Lunch

1:30 – 2:00  Paper 5
Paul-Francois Tremlett  
E. B. Tylor's Dreams and Trances or, From Belief to Affect in the Search for the Origins of Religion
2:00 – 2:30  Paper 6
Dr Efram Sera-Shriar
Notebook of a Sceptic: E.B. Tylor and His Investigation of Modern Spiritualism

2:30 – 3:00  Tea

3:30 – 4:00 Paper 7
Chloe Metcalfe
Douglas Kennedy and the ‘Sharing of the Movement-ecstasy’
4:00 – 4:30 Paper 8
Professor Theresa Buckland
Ritual Moves: Circulating Narratives of Origin for Dance

4:30 – 5:00  –  General discussion
 
Royal Anthropological Institute, 50 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 5BT.  The RAI office is just around the corner from Warren Street, NORTH of Fitzroy Square. It is next door to Loft.
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Royal Anthropological Institute
50 Fitzroy St
W1T 5BT London
United Kingdom

Thursday, 25 October 2018 from 10:00 to 17:00 (BST)


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The Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland (RAI) is the world's longest-established scholarly organisation dedicated to the furtherance of anthropology (the study of mankind) in its broadest and most inclusive sense. 

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