Volume 124, Number 494, Fall 2011

Table of Contents

Articles

Folk Criticism and the Art of Critical Folklore Studies

pp. 251-271

The Politics of Innocence: Soviet and Post-Soviet Animation on Folklore Topics

pp. 272-294

Negotiating a Korean National Myth: Dialogic Interplay and Entextualization in an Ethnographic Encounter

pp. 295-316

Creative Writing

Birdhouse 65 by Jim

p. 317

Obituary

Jón Hnefill Aðalsteinsson (1927-2010)

p. 318

Sound Reviews

Eyhok: Hakkari Geleneksel Müziği—Muzîka Gelêrî ya Hekariyê—Traditional Music of Hakkari (review)

pp. 319-322

Songs from the Steppes: Kazakh Music Today, and: Songs of Defiance: Music of Chechnya and the North Caucasus, and: Songs of Survival: Traditional Music of Georgia (review)

pp. 322-325

Belle Ayiti: Mizik Savant Ayisyen (Beautiful Haiti: Haitian Classical Music) (review)

pp. 326-327

Book Reviews

Butterfly Mother: Miao (Hmong) Creation Epics from Guizhou, China (review)

pp. 329-330

Unmasking Class, Gender, and Sexuality in Nicaraguan Festival (review)

pp. 330-331

Just Above the Water: Florida Folk Art (review)

pp. 331-333

The J. Golden Kimball Stories (review)

pp. 333-335

Trinidad Carnival: The Cultural Politics of a Transnational Festival (review)

pp. 335-336

Retro: The Culture of Revival (review)

pp. 336-338

Stars and Keys: Folktales and Creolization in the Indian Ocean (review)

pp. 338-339

The Story Is True: The Art and Meaning of Telling Stories (review)

pp. 339-340

Inconstant Companions: Archaeology and North American Indian Oral Traditions (review)

pp. 341-343

Not Just Child's Play: Emerging Tradition and the Lost Boys of Sudan (review)

pp. 343-345

Arab Folklore: A Handbook (review)

pp. 345-347

Gumbo Tales: Finding My Place at the New Orleans Table, and: You Are Where You Eat: Stories and Recipes from the Neighborhoods of New Orleans, and: New Orleans on Parade: Tourism and the Transformation of the Crescent City (review)

pp. 347-353

Listening for a Life: A Dialogic Ethnography of Bessie Eldreth through Her Songs and Stories (review)

pp. 353-355

Haunted Halls: Ghostlore of American College Campuses (review)

pp. 355-356

Alien Worlds: Social and Religious Dimensions of Extraterrestrial Contact (review)

pp. 356-358

Building Houses out of Chicken Legs: Black Women, Food, and Power (review)

pp. 358-360

Fairy Tales from Before Fairy Tales: The Medieval Latin Past of Wonderful Lies (review)

pp. 360-362

Erratum

Erratum

p. 362

Website Reviews

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania. PhilaPlace: Sharing Stories from the City of Neighborhoods (review)

pp. 362-363

Keepers of Tradition: Living Folk Traditions in Massachusetts (review)

pp. 364-366

Contributors

Information about Contributors

p. 367