restricted access   Volume 129, Number 512, Spring 2016

Table of Contents


Folklore’s Cybernetic Imaginary, or, Unpacking the Obvious

pp. 127-145

Remembering “Old Jerusalem”: Storytelling and the Politics of Sephardi/Mizrahi Cultural Revival

pp. 146-170

The Waters of Mendangumeli: A Masculine Psychoanalytic Interpretation of a New Guinea Flood Myth—and Women’s Laughter

pp. 171-202


Racism and Denial of Racism: Dealing with the Academy and the Field

pp. 203-224

Book Reviews

The Beautiful Music All Around Us: Field Recordings and the American Experience by Stephen Wade (review)

pp. 225-226

Revisioning Red Riding Hood around the World: An Anthology of International Retellings by Sandra L. Beckett (review)

pp. 226-228

Happy Clouds, Happy Trees: The Bob Ross Phenomenon by Kristin G. Congdon, Doug Blandy, Danny Coeyman (review)

pp. 228-229

Muzzled Oxen: Reaping Cotton and Sowing Hope in 1920s Arkansas by Genevieve Grant Sadler (review)

pp. 229-230

Folklore Recycled: Old Traditions in New Contexts by Frank de Caro (review)

pp. 231-232

Digital Resource Review

Danish Folklore Data Nexus by Timothy R. Tangherlini (review)

pp. 233-234

Sound Reviews

Mentioned in Song: Song Traditions of the Loggers of Newfoundland and Labrador by Ursula Kelly (review)

pp. 235-237

Spain in My Heart: Songs of the Spanish Civil War by Jürgen Schebera (review)

pp. 238-239

Exhibit Reviews

Native American Portraits: Points of Inquiry curated by Daniel Kosharek, Diane Bird, Andrew Smith (review)

pp. 240-243

Pottery of the U.S. South: A Living Tradition by Karen Duffy (review)

pp. 243-246

Film Review

The Winding Stream: The Carters, the Cashes and the Course of Country Music by Beth Harrington (review)

pp. 247-248

Information about Contributors

p. 250