restricted access   Volume 125, Number 497, Summer 2012

Table of Contents


Mules and Men and Messiahs: Continuity in Yoruba Divination Verses and African American Folktales

pp. 263-285

Sick Hands and Sweet Moves: Aesthetic Dimensions of a Vernacular Martial Art

pp. 286-303

“Talking Shit” in Rayne: How Aesthetic Features Reveal Ethical Structures

pp. 304-326

Notes on Practice

Establishing Igbo Community Tradition in the United States: Lessons from Folkloristics

pp. 327-342

Sound Reviews

Irish Traditional Music on Audio Recordings: A Core Historical Collection

pp. 343-358

From the Mountains to the Prairies and Beyond the Pale: American Yodeling on Early Recordings

pp. 358-374

Website Review A National Preserve of Documentary Films about American Roots Cultures (review)

pp. 375-376

Book Reviews

“Mek Some Noise”: Gospel Music and the Ethics of Style in Trinidad (review)

pp. 377-378

Song: The World’s Best Songwriters on Creating the Music That Moves Us (review)

pp. 378-379

Jimmie Rodgers: The Life and Times of America’s Blue Yodeler (review)

pp. 379-381

Scottish Life and Society: Oral Literature and Performance Culture (review)

pp. 381-383

The Pied Piper: A Handbook (review)

pp. 383-384

Carriacou String Band Serenade: Performing Identity in the Eastern Caribbean (review)

pp. 384-385

Information about Contributors

p. 386