restricted access   Volume 121, Number 482, Fall 2008

Table of Contents

From: Journal of American Folklore

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Hair: From the West to the Middle East through the Mediterranean (The 2007 AFS Mediterranean Studies Section Address)

pp. 379-399

Producing the Folk at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

pp. 400-440

Running Again, Roasting Again, Touching Again: On Repetition, Heightened Affective Expressivity, and the Utility of the Notion of Linguaculture in Navajo and Beyond

pp. 441-472


"A Famous and Most Miraculous Prophecy": An Annotated Translation of a Middle Dutch Trickster Poem

pp. 473-484


Karen Baldwin (1943–2007)

pp. 485-486

Sound Reviews

The Wind in the Reeds: The Northumbrian Smallpipes, and: Northumberland Rant: Traditional Music from the Edge of England (review)

pp. 487-488

Rolas de Aztlán: Songs of the Chicano Movement (review)

pp. 489-490

Video Review

The Guestworker: Bienvenidos a Carolina del Norte (review)

pp. 491-492

Exhibit Review

Rhythm and Roots: Southern Music Traditions (review)

pp. 493-494

Book Reviews

"Sing Out, Warning! Sing Out, Love!": The Writings of Lee Hays (review)

pp. 495-496

Tin Men, and: Torching the Fink Books and Other Essays on Vernacular Culture (review)

pp. 496-497

Funny Peculiar: Gershon Legman and the Psychopathology of Humor, and: The Mirth of Nations (review)

pp. 497-499

Myth: A Very Short Introduction (review)

pp. 499-501

Music in Bulgaria: Experiencing Music, Expressing Culture, and: Embroidered with Gold, Strung with Pearls: The Traditional Ballads of Bosnian Women (review)

pp. 501-502

Information about Contributors

Information about Contributors

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