Elaine J. Lawless, Department of English, 107 Tate Hall
    University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211

    Associate Editor

    Reinhold R. Hill

    Assistant Editor

    Jacqueline McGrath

    Editorial Assitant

    David Todd Lawrence

    Production Editors

    Elisabeth A. Graves
    Julie A. Peluso

    JAF Editorial Board

    Diane E. Goldstein, Memorial University of Newfoundland
    Barbro Klein, The Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study
    Debora Kodish, Philadelphia Folklore Project
    Sw. Anand Prahlad, University of Missouri
    Jeff Todd Titon, Brown University
    Patricia A. Turner, University of California Davis

    Book Review Editor

    Moira Smith, Indiana University Library E760
    1320 East 10th Street, Bloomington, Indiana 47405-3907

    Sound Recordings Review Editor

    Peter Narváez, Department of Folklore
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada A1C5S7

    Exhibitions and Events Review Editor

    Betty J. Belanus
    Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
    750 9th Street, Suite 4100, Washington, D.C. 20560

    Film and Videotape Review Editor

    Sharon Rochelle Sherman, Department of English
    University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403

    Journal of American Folklore is produced with the generous assistance of the Department of English and the College of Arts and Science, University of Missouri at Columbia. JAF is indexed in Project MUSE.

Officers of the American Folklore Society


    Peggy Bulger, American Folklife Center, Washington, D.C.


    Jack Santino, Bowling Green State University

    Executive Director

    Tim Lloyd, Ohio State University