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.

Resisting Paradise: Tourism, Diaspora, and Sexuality in Caribbean Culture (Angelique V. Nixon)
Blood on the Tides: The Ozidi Saga and Oral Epic Narratology (Isidore Okpewho)
Violetta Parra: Life and Work (Editor: Lorna Dillon)
Folk Masters: A Portrait of America (Barry Bergey (text) and Tom Pich (photographs))
Bridges Between Worlds: Spirits and Spirit Work in Northern Iceland (Corinne G. Dempsey)
Finding Heritage Through Fiction in Dracula Tourism (Thomas Hovi)
Original Magic: The Rituals and Initiations of the Persian Magi (Stephen E. Flowers)
Survivance, Sovereignty, and Story: Teaching American Indian Rhetorics (Editor: Lisa King, Rose Gubele, and Joyce Rain Anderson)
Folklore in the Digital Age: Collected Essays (Violetta Krawczyk-Wasilewska)
Storytelling in Siberia: The Olonkho Epic in a Changing World (Robin P. Harris)
Fiddler's Dream: Old-Time, Swing, and Bluegrass Fiddling in Twentieth-Century Missouri (Howard Wight Marshall)
Czech Bluegrass: Notes from the Heart of Europe (Lee Bidgood)
Corn: A Global History (Michael Owen Jones)
Made in Latin America: Studies in Popular Music (Editor: Julio Mendívil and Christian Spencer Espinosa)
George P. Knauff's Virginia Reels and the History of American Fiddling (Chris Goertzen)

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