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Title Celebrating 100 years of the Texas Folklore Society, 1909-2009 / edited by Kenneth L. Untiedt.
Imprint Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, [2009]
©2009
Edition First edition.

Series Publications of the Texas Folklore Society ; 66
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society ; http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n42020526 no. 66.
Subject Texas Folklore Society -- History -- 20th century.
Texas Folklore Society -- History -- 21st century.
Folklore -- Texas.
Texas -- Social life and customs.
Alt Name Untiedt, Kenneth L., 1966-
Texas Folklore Society.
Add Title Celebrating one hundred years of the Texas Folklore Society, 1909-2009
Series Publications of the Texas Folklore Society ; 66
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society ; http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n42020526 no. 66.
Subject Texas Folklore Society -- History -- 20th century.
Texas Folklore Society -- History -- 21st century.
Folklore -- Texas.
Texas -- Social life and customs.
Alt Name Untiedt, Kenneth L., 1966-
Texas Folklore Society.
Add Title Celebrating one hundred years of the Texas Folklore Society, 1909-2009
Description 1 online resource (xi, 420 pages) : illustrations.
polychrome rdacc http://rdaregistry.info/termList/RDAColourContent/1003
Edition First edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hooked on Texas / Clarence Jay Faulkner -- Beware of folklore addiction / Scott Hill Bumgardner -- McDade and me / Vicky Rose -- Mother lodes of Mexican lore / Lucy Fischer West -- Bibliography of Mexican-American folklore articles -- Dobie's disciples and the Choctaw Five / Tim Tingle -- The Texas Folklore Society was part of my life long before I knew It / Jean Granberry Schnitz -- The family nature of the Texas Folklore Society / Kenneth L. Untiedt -- Collecting and reading folklore / James Ward Lee -- Books of the TFS / Len Ainsworth -- Texas booklore: if it ain't folklore, then what the he(ck) is it? / Al Lowman -- How I came to be a publisher of Texas Folklore Society Publications / L. Patrick Hughes -- African Americans and Texas folklore / Bruce A. Glasrud -- Geococcyx / Charles Chupp -- Pecos Bill and his pedigree / Charles Clay Doyle -- Funerals and folklore: a snapshot from 1909 / Jerry B. Lincecum -- How the TFS has influenced me as a writer, but more importantly, what it has meant to me as a listener -- Women in the Texas Folklore Society / Peggy A. Redshaw -- Between a rock and a hard place: reflections on the TFS and a writing life / Joyce Gibson Roach -- Back in ought sixty / Francis Edward Abernethy -- The Alford homeplace: deconstructing a dogtrot / Sue M. Friday -- Mexican and Mexican-American folk healers: continuing to nourish our sense of humanity into the twenty-first century / Meredith E. Abarca -- Keeping the flames burning and passing them on: hoots at TFS meetings / Kenneth W. Davis -- The Texas Folklore Society: getting there is half the fun / Lee Haile -- Folklore society memories / Archie P. McDonald -- Confessions of a folklore junkie / Charlie Oden -- Hooked / Mary Margaret Dougherty Campbell -- 1968: one family's folklore odyssey / Sarah L. Greene -- My first TFS meeting / J. Rhett Rushing -- Looking back with the Hansons / Carol Hanson -- Under the influence / Robert J. (Jack) Duncan.
Summary The Texas Folklore Society (TFS) is one of the oldest and most prestigious organizations in the state. This book examines the Society's members and their substantial contributions to the field of folklore. It explains why the TFS has lasted so long, and why it can continue.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781441678850 (electronic bk.)
1441678859 (electronic bk.)
9781597345927
159734592X
9781574413601
1574413600
9781574412772
1574412779
OCLC # 676695891
Additional Format Print version: Celebrating 100 years of the Texas Folklore Society, 1909-2009. 1st ed. Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, ©2009 9781574412772 (DLC) 2009025355 (OCoLC)377739884