New Directions in Folklore

New Directions in Folklore (NDiF) is the refereed online journal of NewFolk, a community of over one hundred scholars, professionals, students, and interested laypersons dedicated to pushing the envelope of scholarship in the exploration of contemporary culture.



Vol. 11, no. 2 (2013) now available!


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Vol 11, No 2 (2013)

Table of Contents


Serialization, Ethnographic Drag, and the Ineffable Authenticity of Nikki S. Lee PDF
Todd Richardson 68-83
Toying with Corporate Narratives: The Genesis of Mick(e)y Mouse PDF
David J. Puglia 84-95


Alan Lomax: Assistant in Charge: The Library of Congress Letters, 1935-1945, edited by Ronald D. Cohen PDF
Yves Laberge 96-99
Nettl’s Elephant: On the History of Ethnomusicology, by Bruno Nettl PDF
Jennifer M. Hartmann 100-103