restricted access   Volume 118, Number 468, Spring 2005

Table of Contents

From: Journal of American Folklore

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Special Issue: Emerging Legends in Contemporary Society

Introduction: Emerging Legends in Contemporary Society

pp. 129-140

Storviken in the Old World and the New

pp. 141-163

Ostensive Healing: Pilgrimage to the San Antonio Ghost Tracks

pp. 164-185

Ghosts in Mirrors: Reflections of the Self

pp. 186-203

Miracle Magazine in the Sixties: Mass Media Narratives of Healings and Blessings

pp. 204-218

"Celebrating Arabs": Tracing Legend and Rumor Labyrinths in Post-9/11 Detroit

pp. 219-236

Book Reviews

Last Century of a Sephardic Community: The Jews of Monastir, 1893-1943 (review)

pp. 237-238

Nart Sagas from the Caucasus: Myths and Legends from the Circassians, Abazas, Abkhaz, and Ubykhs (review)

pp. 238-239

Popular Imagination: Essays on Fantasy and Cultural Practice (review)

pp. 239-240

Eat My Words: Reading Women's Lives Through the Cookbooks They Wrote (review)

pp. 240-241

Ariadne's Thread: A Guide to International Tales Found in Classical Literature (review)

pp. 241-243

Transports of Delight: The Ricksha Arts of Bangladesh (review)

pp. 243-244

The Anguish of Snails: Native American Folklore in the West (review)

pp. 244-245

Swinging in Place: Porch Life in Southern Culture (review)

pp. 245-246

Storytelling: Interdisciplinary and Intercultural Perspectives, and: Telling Stories the Kiowa Way (review)

pp. 246-248


Information about Contributors

pp. 249-250