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World-renowned folklorist Galit Hasan-Rokem will be the visiting professor of folklore and anthropology in the fall semester of 2016. 

CHARLES L. BRIGGS

won the Américo Paredes Prize from the American Folklore Society
Please find out more information about the Prize at American Folklore Society

SEPCIAL EVENTS:

"Here is our Man," Dundes Discovered: Development of The Folklore Program at UC Berkeley

ELAINE YAU:

won the Jean P. Steager Memorial Prize in Folklore

admitted to the Performance Studies Department at UC Berkeley for her Ph.D

LARISA SHATERIAN:

received a fellowship from the Al-Falah Program in Islamic Studies