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.

The World of the Khanty Epic Hero-Princess: An Explanation of a Siberian Oral Tradition (Arthur Hatto)
Aztlán: Essays on the Chicano Homeland Revised and Expanded Edition (Editor: Rudolfo Anaya, Francisco A. Lomeli, and Enrique R. Lamandrid)
Black Lives Matter & Music: Protest, Intervention, Reflection (Editor: Fernando Orejuela, and Stephanie Shonekan)
Lucky Joe's Namesake: The Extraordinary Life and Observations of Joe Wilson (Editor: Fred Bartenstein)
Metafolklore: Stories of Sino-US Folkloristic Communication (Volume 1)
Native American Landscapes: An Engendered Perspective (Editor: Cheryl Claassen)
Stories Find You, Places Know (Holly Cusack-McVeigh)
Tales from a Finnish Tupa (Editor: James Cloyd Bowman and Margery Bianco)
A Communion of Shadows: Religion and Photography in Nineteenth-Century America (Rachel McBride Lindsey)
Patterns through Time: An Ethnographer's Quest and Journey (Norman E. Whitten)
Children's Home Musical Experiences Across The World (Editor: Beatriz Ilari and Susan Young)
Meanings of Maple: An Ethnography of Sugaring (Michael Lange)
Border Folk Balladeers: Critical Studies on Américo Paredes (Editor: Roberto Cantú)
The Pleasures of Metamorphosis: Japanese and English Fairy Tale Transformations of "The Little Mermaid" (Lucy Fraser)
Framing Sukkot: Tradition and Transformation in Jewish Vernacular Architecture (Gabrielle Berlinger)