Folklore
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Full-time Faculty

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  • Eric Gary Anderson

    Eric Gary Anderson

    Associate Professor

    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

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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

    Assistant Professor

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

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  • Benjamin Gatling

    Benjamin Gatling

    Associate Director

    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

    Director

    Associate Professor

    Sense of Place, Appalachian Studies, Transnational Migration

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  • Psyche Z Ready

    Psyche Z Ready

    Instructor

    Writing Instruction, Women's Literature, Gender Studies, Folklore

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  • Susan Tichy

    Susan Tichy

    Professor

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