Books for Review

If you are interested in reviewing a book, exhibition, or video for New Directions in Folklore (or are a publisher hoping to promote a title of thematic interest to the journal), please contact John Price, book reviews editor, for submission guidelines.


Last Updated 4-21-14


Alfoldy, Sandra, ed. NeoCraft: Modernity and the Crafts. 2008. Halifax: The Press of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.

Brown, Mary Ellen. 2011. Child’s Unfinished Masterpiece: The English and Scottish Popular Ballads. Champaign: University of Illinois Press.

Lee, Jon D. An Epidemic of Rumors: How Stories Shape Our Perceptions of Disease. Logan: Utah State University Press, 2014.

Olson, Laura J., and Svetlana Adonyeva. 2012. The Worlds of Russian Village Women: Tradition, Transgression, Compromise. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.

Peschio, Joe. 2012. The Poetics of Impudence and Intimacy in the Age of Pushkin. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.


If you have a title that is not listed here that you would like to review, please contact John Price, book review editor.