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In this Issue

Editorial Board


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