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.

Lonesome Dreamer: The Life of John G. Neihardt (Timothy G. Anderson)
Habitual Offenders: A True Tale of Nuns, Prostitutes, and Murderers in 17th-Century Italy (Craig A. Monson)
The Stigmatized Vernacular: Where Reflexivity Meets Untellability (Editor: Diane E. Goldstein and Amy Shuman)
Ireland's Immortals: A History of the Gods of Irish Myth (Mark Williams)
Rois éphémères: Enquête sur le sacrifice humain (Francesca Prescendi)
Abidjan USA: Music, Dance, and Mobility in the Lives of Four Ivorian Immigrants (Daniel B. Reed)
Pensar en vers: La canço improvisada als països de la Mediterrània (Josep Vicent Frechina)
Seekers and Travellers: Contemporary Art of the Pacific Northwest Coast (Gary Wyatt)
Out of the Shadow of Leprosy: The Carville Letters and Stories of the Landry Family (Claire Manes)
Tokaido Texts and Tales: Tokaido gojusan tsui by Kuniyoshi, Hiroshige, and Kunisada (Editor: Andreas Marks)
Folk Art and Aging: Life Story Objects and Their Makers (Jon Kay)
Marks of an Absolute Witch: Evidentiary Dilemmas in Early Modern England (Orna Alyagon Darr)
The Witch in the Western Imagination (Lyndal Roper)
Franco-American Identity, Community, and La Guiannée (Anna Servaes)
Vaccinations and Public Concern in History: Legend, Rumor, and Risk Perception (Andrea Kitta)

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