Goddess of the Week - Frau Holle

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Post by Ragnar » Thu Feb 14, 2008 11:00 pm

Kystar wrote:.and that sometimes cops talk to them about serial killers when they have things like the Zodiac Killings and stuff.
Well, that's basically why I got taken on in my job. I dredge the net for Heathen/Pagan groups that use the religion as a cover for, normally, neo-nazi recruiting, propoganda, etc. Then I send reports and reccomendations to the boss.

I also get to investigate write reports on ... for example, Hessen police had a spate of "pentagram found in woods" kind of thing.

There is more to it. NOTHING is as easy as it sounds. But that is "in a nut shell".

So I supose you could say "folklorist" was my job.

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Post by daibanjo » Fri Feb 15, 2008 6:37 am

If you're looking for work in that field, here's a place to start;

http://www.loc.gov/folklife/fieldwork/p ... grams.html

here's another resource;

http://www.afsnet.org/jobs/index.cfm
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Post by Kitsune » Fri Feb 15, 2008 7:31 pm

Thanks guys. I'm going to be calling the University tomorrow (or tuesday, if they're closed tomorrow) to find out if I can get my degree and courses on evening/weekends.

I just honestly don't think that I could afford to go back to school full time right now... But a little bit of learning while I continue paying off my debt for a year or so would be great.
Trying to create a world, even in words, is good occupational therapy for lunatics who think they're God, and an excellent argument for Polytheism. -S.M. Stirling

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