Diane Goldstein

Diane Goldstein

Professor, Folklore and Ethnomusicology

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1987
  • M.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1983
  • B.A., Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1979

Research interests

  • belief studies
  • folk medicine
  • folk religion
  • supernatural traditions
  • applied folklore
  • the ethnography of speaking
  • personal narrative
  • legend
  • trauma
  • violence
  • gender
  • sexuality

Courses recently taught

  • Ethnography of Belief
  • Genre
  • The Vernacular
  • The Supernatural
  • Personal Narrative
  • Ethnography of Health & Illness
  • Folklore, Trauma and Violence
  • Folk Religion and Popular Belief
  • Readings in Ethnography

Awards & Distinctions