Folklore and Contagion: Legends and Vernacular Risk Perception

Folklore and Contagion Books

The books contained in this list are a small selection of books recommended by, written by, and/or taught by academically-trained folklorists. This page is not an exhaustive list of texts on/including folklore within the University of Arkansas Libraries collections. If you'd like more recommendations, please do not hesitate to reach out to us! For more books on other genres of folklore, visit the general Folklore and Folklife research guide.

Selected Books Available through University of Arkansas Libraries

Selected Works Available at Other Institutions

Contamination Legends in Folklore Encyclopedias and Urban Legend Anthologies - Available through University of Arkansas Libraries

Folklore Encyclopedias and Urban Legend Anthologies - Available at Other Institutions