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Book awards: Chicago Folklore Prize

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Works (18)

Ours Once More: Folklore, Ideology, and the making of Modern Greece by Michael HerzfeldCo-winner 1981-1982
Engendering Song: Singing and Subjectivity at Prespa Albanian Weddings (Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology) by Jane C. Sugarman1998
The Object of Memory: Arab and Jew Narrate the Palestinian Village by Susan Slyomovics1999
Fire in My Bones: Transcendence and the Holy Spirit in African American Gospel by Glenn Hinson2000
A Tree Accurst: Bobby McMillon and Stories of Frankie Silver by Daniel W. Patterson2001
Legend and Belief: Dialectics of a Folklore Genre by Linda Dégh2002
Don't Get above Your Raisin': Country Music and the Southern Working Class (Music in American Life) by Bill C. Malone2003
The Anguish of Snails: Native American Folklore in the West (Folklife of the West, Vol. 2) (Folklife of the West, V. 2) by Barre Toelken2004
Selected Poetry of Cecilio Garcia-Camarillo : Introduction by Enrique R. Lamadrid (Pioneers of Modern U.S. Hispanic Lite by Cecilio Garcia Camarillo2004
Carville: Remembering Leprosy in America by Marcia Gaudet2005
Forms of Tradition in Contemporary Spain by Joanne Farb Hernandez2006
Legendary Hawai'i and the Politics of Place: Tradition, Translation, and Tourism by Cristina Bacchilega2007
Polkabilly: How the Goose Island Ramblers Redefined American Folk Music Includes CD (American Musicspheres) by James P. Leary2007
Not Just Child’s Play: Emerging Tradition and the Lost Boys of Sudan by Felicia R. McMahon2008
Pandemonium and Parade: Japanese Monsters and the Culture of Yokai by Michael Dylan Foster2009
Storytelling on the Northern Irish Border: Characters and Community by Ray Cashman2009
We Will Dance Our Truth: Yaqui History in Yoeme Performances by David Delgado Shorter2010
Dreams That Matter: Egyptian Landscapes of the Imagination by Amira Mittermaier2011

Award description

The Chicago Folklore Prize is awarded for the best book-length work of folklore scholarship for the year. The prize is offered jointly by the American Folklore Society and the University of Chicago. www.afsnet.org


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