The Folklore Society

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The Folklore Society (FLS) is a learned society, based in London, devoted to the study of all aspects of folklore and tradition.

FLS was founded in London in 1878 and was one of the first organisations established in the world for the study of folklore. As a non-profit charitable foundation, FLS aims to foster the research and documentation of folklore worldwide, and to make the results of such study available to all.

How You Can Help

Time: A few minutes +

Sign up for event alerts to keep up to date with the latest news and activities at FLS. Please note some events may require payment to attend. 

Cost: Various

Make a donation to FLS, either as a one-off or recurring gift. 

You can also become a member of FLS from £28+ per year, and receive a number of benefits including four print issues of the journal and three additional newsletters per year, invitations to events and conferences, and access to back numbers of several archival folklore journals. 

Location: London, United Kingdom  

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(This information was updated 29/09/21 and will be checked regularly by the Do Something Directory team. If you notice any mistakes, please let us know.)


Published by Swilson

Staff Writer at the Do Something Directory

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