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.

Chaucer and Array: Patterns of Costume and Fabric Rhetoric in the Canterbury Tales, Troilus and Criseyde and Other Works (Laura F. Hodges)
The Turnip Princess: And Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales (Franz Xaver von Schönwerth)
Folksongs of Another America: Field Recordings from the Upper Midwest, 1937-1946 (James P. Leary)
Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives (Martin Dowling)
Hittin' the Prayer Bones: Materiality of Spirit in the Pentecostal South (Anderson Blanton)
Zarbul Masalha: 151 Afghan Dari Proverbs (Edward Zellem)
Performing Afro-Cuba: Image, Voice, Spectacle in the Making of Race and History (Kristina Wirtz)
Folklore Unbound: A Concise Introduction (Sabra J. Webber)
Ukrainian Otherlands: Diaspora, Homeland, and Folk Imagination in the Twentieth Century (Natalia Khanenko-Friesen)
The Politics of Storytelling: Variations on a Theme by Hannah Arendt (Michael Jackson)
Bajo el árbol del paraíso: Historia de los estudios sobre el folclore y sus paradigmas (Juan José Prat Ferrer)
The Ethnopoetics of Space and Transformation: Young People's Engagement, Activism and Aesthetics (Stuart C. Aitken)
Blues Unlimited: Essential Interviews from the Original Blues Magazine (Editor: Bill Greensmith, Mike Rowe, and Mark Camarigg)
Preserving South Street Seaport: The Dream and Reality of a New York Urban Renewal District (James M. Lindgren)
Graffiti and the Literary Landscape in Roman Pompeii (Kristina Milnor)

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