Most Recent Reviews

Below are the 15 most recent books reviewed by the Journal of Folklore Research. Clicking the links will bring you to the review's own page where you can see complete biblopgraphic information and read the entire review.

Legacies of Ewan MacColl: The Last Interview (Editor: Allan F. Moore, and Giovanni Vacca)
Quilts and Human Rights (Marsha MacDowell, Mary Worrall, Lynne Swanson, and Beth Donaldson)
Living Treaties: Narrating Mi'kmaw Treaty Relations (Editor: Marie Battiste)
Singers Die Twice: A Journey to the Land of Dhrupad (Peter Pannke)
Entertaining Judgment: The Afterlife in Popular Imagination (Greg Garrett)
Clockwork Rhetoric: The Language and Style of Steampunk (Editor: Barry Brummett)
The Formation of Candomblé: Vodun History and Ritual in Brazil (Luis Nicolau Parés)
Regarding Manneken Pis: Culture, Celebration and Conflict in Brussels (Catherine Emerson)
Communicating: The Multiple Modes of Human Communication (Ruth Finnegan)
Staging Ghana: Artistry and Nationalism in State Dance Ensembles (Paul Schauert)
Where is Language? An Anthropologist's Questions on Language, Literature and Performance (Ruth Finnegan)
The Paraguayan Harp: From Colonial Transplant to National Emblem (Alfredo Colman)
Stable Views: Stories and Voices from the Thoroughbred Racetrack (Ellen E. McHale)
Von Geistern, Steinen und anderen Leuten: Das Weltbild der Baure im bolivianischen Tiefland (Franziska Riedel)
Developing the Dead: Mediumship and Selfhood in Cuban Espiritismo (Diana Espírito Santo)

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