restricted access   Volume 26, Number 2, October 2011

Table of Contents

Editors’ Column


Introduction and Tabula Gratulatoria

Juxtaposing Cogadh Gáedel re Gallaib with Orkneyinga saga

Toward an Ethnopoetically Grounded Edition of Homer’s Odyssey

Matija Murko, Wilhelm Radloff, and Oral Epic Studies

“A Swarm in July”: Beekeeping Perspectives on the Old English Wið Ymbe Charm

Cicero the Homerist

Toward a Ritual Poetics: Dream of the Rood as a Case Study

Oral Tradition and Sappho

Variation within Limits: An Evolutionary Approach to the Structure and Dynamics of the Multiform

Leslie Marmon Silko and Simon J. Ortiz: Pathways to the Tradition

“Stricken to Silence”: Authoritative Response, Homeric Irony, and the Peril of a Missed Language Cue

Vernacular Phrasal Display: Towards the Definition of a Form

The Role of Memory in the Tradition Represented by the Deuteronomic History and the Book of Chronicles

Memory on Canvas: Commedia dell’Arte as a Model for Homeric Performance

Changing Traditions and Village Development in Kalotaszentkirály

Further Explorations

Intentionally Adrift: What The Pathways Project Can Teach Us about Teaching and Learning

Sean-nós i gConamara / Sean-nós in Connemara: Digital Media and Oral Tradition in the West of Ireland

The Metonym: Rhetoric and Oral Tradition at the Crossroads

Heroic Register, Oral Tradition, and the Alliterative Morte Arthure

Prisons, Performance Arena, and Occupational Humor

Beowulf’s Singers of Tales as Hyperlinks

Rethinking Individual Authorship: Robert Burns, Oral Tradition, and the Twenty-First Century

“A Misnomer of Sizeable Proportions”: SMS and Oral Tradition

The Old English Verse Line in Translation: Steps Toward a New Theory of Page Presentation

Communication Then and Now

Remix: Pathways of the Mind

A Personal Appreciation: How John Miles Foley Laid the Foundation for My Life in an Ashram

Annotated Bibliography of Works by John Miles Foley

About the Authors