Western Folklore

Vol. 77 No. 1 – Winter, 2018

(Current issue)


The Folklore of Small Things: Tradition in Group Culture
Gary Alan Fine

Tangible Communitas: The Los Angeles Wisdom Tree, Folklore, and Non-Religious Pilgrimage
Nikki Cox

Robert Benchley's “Cooper Folk Songs,” “Typical New Yorkers,” and “Real Americans”
Michael J. Bell


John Holmes McDowell, ¡Corrido!: The Living Ballad of Mexico's Western Coast
Reviewed by Alex E. Chávez

Jason Baird Jackson, Material Vernaculars: Objects, Images, and Their Social Worlds
Reviewed by James I. Deutsch

Sondra L. Hausner, The Spirits of Crossbones Graveyard: Time, Ritual, and Sexual Commerce in London
Reviewed by Cory Thomas Hutcheson

Whitney Phillips and Ryan M. Milner, The Ambivalent Internet: Mischief, Oddity, and Antagonism Online
Reviewed by Trevor Blank