restricted access   Volume 115, Number 455, Winter 2002

Table of Contents

From: Journal of American Folklore

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Special Issue: Toward New Perspectives on Verbal Art as Performance

From the Editor

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Introduction: Toward New Perspectives on Verbal Art as Performance

p. 4


Toward an Assessment of Verbal Art as Performance: A Cross-Disciplinary Citation Study with Rhetorical Analysis

pp. 5-27

Performance at the Nexus of Gender, Power, and Desire: Reconsidering Bauman's Verbal Art from the Perspective of Gendered Subjectivity as Performance

pp. 28-61

Bauman's Verbal Art and the Social Organization of Attention: The Role of Reflexivity in the Aesthetics of Performance

pp. 62-91

Disciplinarity, Relflexivity, and Power in Verbal Art as Performance : A Response

pp. 92-98


Macpherson's Ossian: Trying to Hit a Moving Target

pp. 99-106

Book Reviews

Worlds of Music: An Introduction to the Music of the World's Peoples (review)

pp. 107-108

Katalog slovenskych narativnych piesni/Typenindex slowakischer Erzahllieder (review)

pp. 108-109

Le chant du pain: Tras-os-Montes: recherches sur le romanceiro, and: Romances du Tras-os-Montes: melodies et poesies (review)

pp. 109-111

Mythology: The Voyage of the Hero (review)

p. 111

Making War, Not Love: Gender and Sexuality in Russian Humor (review)

pp. 111-112