Folklore
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Tenure-line Faculty

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  • Robert D. DeCaroli

    Robert D. DeCaroli

    Professor

    Interactions of early South Asian Buddhism with popular religious practice, the origin of the Buddha image and the social, political, religious factors that led to its codification and spread

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  • Joy Fraser

    Joy Fraser

    Concentration Head

    Assistant Professor

    folk narrative; foodways; folk custom and drama; cultural tourism

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  • Benjamin Gatling

    Benjamin Gatling

    Assistant Professor

    Folklore: narrative, performance, the ethnography of communication, Islam, Central Asia and the Middle East

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  • Debra Lattanzi Shutika

    Debra Lattanzi Shutika

    Chair

    Associate Professor

    Folklore: Sense of Place, Appalachian Studies, Transnational Migration

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  • Susan Tichy

    Susan Tichy

    Professor

    Creative Writing: poetry; visual poetry; mixed form (prose & poetry); poetry's intersections with walking art and land art;