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.

Indigenous Religion and Cultural Performance in the New Maya World (Garret W. Cook and Thomas A. Offit, with contributions from Rhonda Taube)
Long, Long Tales from the Russian North (Editor: Jack V. Haney)
Romani Routes: Cultural Politics and Balkan Music in Diaspora (Carol Silverman)
Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina (Fred C. Fussell and Steve Kruger)
The Tamburitza Tradition: From the Balkans to the American Midwest (Richard March)
Fannie Hardy Eckstorm and Her Quest for Local Knowledge, 1865-1946 (Pauleena M. MacDougall)
Danish Folktales, Legends, and Other Stories (Editor: Timothy R. Tangherlini)
Why We Left: Untold Stories and Songs of America's First Immigrants (Joanna Brooks)
Rights to Culture: Heritage, Language, and Community in Thailand (Editor: Coeli Barry)
The Forgotten People: Cane River's Creoles of Color (Gary B. Mills and Revised by Elizabeth Shown Mills)
Formation of a Folklorist: The Visit of James Hamilton Delargy (Séamus Ó Duilearga) to Scandinavia, Finland, Estonia and Germany, 1 April–29 September 1928 (Séamas Ó Catháin)
Atlantic Currents: Essays on Lore, Literature and Language (Editor: Bo Almqvist and Liam Mac Mathuna)
Stories of Our Lives: Memory, History, Narrative (Frank de Caro)
The Modern Literary Werewolf: A Critical Study of the Mutable Motif (Brent A. Stypczynski)
Trumpets in the Mountains: Theater and the Politics of National Culture in Cuba (Laurie A. Frederik)

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