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  Volume 118, Number 470, Fall 2005

Table of Contents

From: Journal of American Folklore

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Folkloristics in the Twenty-First Century (AFS Invited Presidential Plenary Address, 2004)

pp. 385-408 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0044

Contesting Tradition: The Deep Play and Protest of Pigeon Shoots

pp. 409-452 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0041

Stories from the Margins: Toward a More Inclusive British Columbia Historiography

pp. 453-474 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0057


Healing at the Coast of Death in Spanish Galicia: The Romeria to Our Lady's Boat

pp. 475-484 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0056


Alan Dundes (1934-2005)

pp. 485-488 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0039

Felix Johannes Oinas (1911-2004)

pp. 488-489 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0047

Book Reviews

"I Have a Yong Suster": Popular Song and the Middle English Lyric (review)

pp. 490-491 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0052

Langston Hughes and the Blues (review)

pp. 491-492 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0045

"The Coon in the Box": A Global Folktale in African-American Tradition (review)

pp. 492-493 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0051

The Places Where Men Pray Together: Cities in Islamic Lands, Seventh through the Tenth Centuries (review)

pp. 493-494 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0048

Whispers on the Color Line: Rumor and Race in America (review)

pp. 494-496 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0053

The Occult Laboratory: Magic, Science and Second Sight in Late 17th-Century Scotland (review)

pp. 496-497 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0050

Dancing with the Virgin: Body and Faith in the Fiesta of Tortugas, New Mexico (review)

pp. 497-498 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0055

"Wolken krachen, Berge zittern, und die ganze Erde weint....": Zur kulturellen Vermittlung von Naturkatastrophen in Deutschland 1755-1855 (review)

pp. 498-499 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0040

Known by the Work of His Hands, and: Graven Images: New England Stonecarving and Its Symbols, 1650-1815, and: The Marble City: A Photographic Tour of Knoxville's Graveyards (review)

pp. 499-501 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0054

The Shabbat Elevator and Other Sabbath Subterfuges: An Unorthodox Essay on Circumventing Custom and Jewish Character (review)

pp. 501-502 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0049

Dictionnaire des saints imaginaires et facetieux (review)

pp. 502-503 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0046

Re-Situating Folklore: Folk Contexts and Twentieth-Century Literature and Art (review)

pp. 503-504 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0036

The English and Scottish Popular Ballads (review)

pp. 504-505 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0037

Robert Johnson: Lost and Found (review)

pp. 505-506 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0043

Singing the Songs of My Ancestors: The Life and Music of Helma Swan, Makah Elder (review)

pp. 506-507 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0038


Information about Contributors

pp. 508-509 | DOI: 10.1353/jaf.2005.0042

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