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About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Established in 2006, the Journal of Folklore Research Reviews (JFRR) is an offshoot of the Journal of Folklore Research, published through the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology at Indiana University, Bloomington. The goal of JFRR is to provide timely reviews of current scholarship emerging in our disciplines and related fields, with a focus on the interplay of creativity and tradition in the expressive cultures of the world's peoples.

Peer Review Process

Editorial Review

Publication Frequency


Open Access Policy

JFRR is an open-access journal which means that all of our reviews are freely available without charge. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to our published reviews, or use them for any other lawful purposes, without asking prior permission from the author or the publisher as long as both are cited in the reproduction. Reviewers for JFRR do not pay any fee to publish reviews in this journal.