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American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Follow up! What's the risk to the disabled in fetishizing monsters (e.g. dwarfs in retellings of Snow White)? 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : An honor to deliver the Plenary Address yesterday and discuss the role of folklorists in community-driven s… https://t.co/vwKJMSrPoF 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : My short piece on the cultural traditions—displayed in the foodways, Fasnacht festival, and vernacular Alpine archi… https://t.co/VxiDznFgJg 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Hathaway bravely uses her own joke that flopped as an example of the limits of humor (though I thought it was prett… https://t.co/ACtuw3giVq 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : On the heels of the very successful teacher strikes, the group mobilizes humor in both online discourse and offline… https://t.co/rqYugL7Xpj 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Hathaway discusses rhetorical uses of humor in the group formed in opposition to campus carry in West Virginia 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Caitlin Rimmer discussing the relationship between violence, trauma, queer temporalities, and queer/colonial aphasi… https://t.co/UjlwgWuqQF 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Caitlin Rimmer parses our “colonial aphasia” and the impact of the silencing of queer voices and narratives in folk… https://t.co/SIrR1Yzzc6 2 days 3 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : What a fun experience to read and . Honored to have read thi… https://t.co/nsPXjXcC1z 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : on YouTube performance of 'roots revelations', DNA test results as identity markers, DNA as destiny… https://t.co/F85lQ2Rj3Z 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : [Paraphrase] Contemporary American media tends to redeem, humanize and/or infantilize classic fairy tale monsters.[… https://t.co/uovuvn6tIU 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Do the stories of fairy tales lose their meaning as they are taken by companies like Disney to contemporize and commercialize them? 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Loved the opportunity to spend time with some of my favorite folklorists, including member and… https://t.co/2Dh2iftiyc 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Claudia Schwabe on Monster High and Ever After High as new interpretations of monstrosity and villainy as metaphors… https://t.co/SBy4PPBZEP 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : The story of Monster High creates a bunch of girl characters that show very little resemblance to their parents. Th… https://t.co/H1wqwjsrtm 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Note to self: get with the program and dig into Solimar Otero's work. 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Kay Turner urges us to mine our heritage in feminist theory towards building our own queer folkloristics 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : A speaker here noted that Disney seems to have created a version of a fairy tale and then continued on this road wi… https://t.co/Nmzw6f5PzD 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : Dear , anything about food - @ me please! I can't hang out all day on the twitters, and also I'm lazy. 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
American Folklore Society @afsfolklorists Follow RT : It was great to see American folklorist and former Chairman, Bill Ivey, at yesterday! https://t.co/5kwy7bwnwq 2 days 4 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite

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