Find Folklore Resources

Find Folklore Resources

Interested in local or regional folklore? Wondering where to study folklore? The American Folklore Society (AFS) is a great resource. Universities in the U.S., Canada and other countries offer undergraduate and graduate courses on folklore. Many of these programs also...
Greeks in San Francisco

Greeks in San Francisco

Last year, the Greek Historical Society of the San Francisco Bay published Greeks in San Francisco (Images of America).

Exploring Modern Pakistan

Exploring Modern Pakistan

Photographer Matthieu Paley first visited Pakistan in 1999, and has returned many times over the past 17 years. In a National Geographic photo story he reveals what life is like in modern Pakistan, exploring what has changed and what has stayed the same.

Tradition Meets Innovation in Greece’s Street Food

Tradition Meets Innovation in Greece’s Street Food

While authentic ingredients and dishes remain popular, Greek street food is being influenced by the economic crisis and new immigrants. The result is an interesting and delicious mix of traditional and new flavors. CNN’s John Malathronas travelled to Athens to learn about and sample the country’s most popular foods.

The ABC’s of Greek Wine and Cuisine

The ABC’s of Greek Wine and Cuisine

Wine Enthusiast has written up “The A-to-Zs of Greece and its Wine,” a list of 26 facts (one for each letter of the alphabet) about the country’s food and wine. Here are some of our favorites in alphabetical order.