American Indian literatures, U.S. and global Southern studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, American fiction from the beginnings to the 21st century, multi-ethnic American literatures
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
folk narrative; foodways; folk custom and drama; cultural tourism
Folklore: narrative, performance, the ethnography of communication, Islam, Central Asia and the Middle East
Sense of Place, Appalachian Studies, Transnational Migration
Writing Instruction, Women's Literature, Gender Studies, Folklore
Folklore, Agriculture, Foodways, Supernatural Beliefs, Fear, Urban Legends, and Folklife Festivals.
poetry; visual poetry; mixed form (prose & poetry); poetry's intersections with walking art and land art;