I wrote last week about the passing of folklorist Archie Green. Here’s a memory of him by Elaine Lawless, the president of the American Folklore Society, sent out to its members:
I want to join my voice to the others that have responded to the passing of Archie Green. Like so many of you, I have a personal connection to Archie and will miss his presence in the world. However, I also know his spirit and his legacy will stay with us as long as we live–and beyond.