restricted access   Volume 2, Number 1, Fall 2017

Table of Contents

Poder y cultura: Latinx Folklore and Popular Culture

From the Editor: Latinx Culture in Turbulent Times

pp. 1-2

On the Cover: The Spill/El Derrame

pp. 3-5

Introduction: Poder y cultura: Latinx Folklore and Popular Culture

pp. 6-15

Scholarly Works

A Latinx Folklorist's Love Letter to American Folkloristics: Academic Disenchantment and Ambivalent Disciplinary Futures

pp. 19-39

Raquel Cepeda's Digital and Literary Publics: Twitter and Bird of Paradise

pp. 40-57

Expresiones culturales y procesos de integración de migrantes: Los festivales de la Guelaguetza en California

pp. 58-82

Ghostly Narrators in Zoé Valdés's Te di la vida entera and Sandra Cisneros's Caramelo: or Puro Cuento

pp. 83-100

Odu in Motion: Embodiment, Autoethnography, and the [un]Texting of a Living Religious Practice

pp. 101-117

The Art of Witness

pp. 118-136

Creative Works

Verse 17: La Espiritista

pp. 139-142

Jubilant Coral and Jade: How Afro-Cuban Beaded Art Reflects Religion, Heritage, and Anthropology

pp. 143-152


pp. 153-158


pp. 159-169

El sueño de la sombra

pp. 170-173

Film Review

Memories of a Penitent Heart by Cecilia Aldarondo (review)

pp. 176-177

Book Reviews

Indigenous Language Revitalization in the Americas eds. by Serafín M. Coronel-Molina and Teresa. L. McCarty (review)

pp. 179-182

Salsa Crossings: Dancing Latinidad in Los Angeles by Cindy García (review)

pp. 182-185

Blacktino Queer Performance eds. by E. Patrick Johnson and Ramón H. Rivera-Servera (review)

pp. 185-186

Mythological Constructs of Mexican Femininity by Pilar Melero (review)

pp. 186-188

Remixing Reggaetón: The Cultural Politics of Race in Puerto Rico by Petra R. Rivera-Rideau (review)

pp. 189-191

Radio: Wireless Poem in Thirteen Messages and Uncollected Poems trans. by Kyn Taniya (review)

pp. 191-194

Books Received

pp. 196-198