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Asian Folklore Studies 60 (1)

Editorial
Knecht, Peter

A Proverb Poem by Refiki
Macfie, A. L. and F. Macfie

Myths of the Czech Gypsies
Pavelčík, Nina and Jiří Pavelčík

The Names and Identities of the Boramey Spirits Possessing Cambodian Mediums
Bertrand, Didier

Chindonya Today: Japanese Street Performers in Commercial Advertising
Fritsch, Ingrid

The Emergence of Kaidan-shū: The Collection of Tales of the Strange and Mysterious in the Edo Period
Reider, Noriko T.

A Description of Jiangjing (Telling Scriptures) Services in Jingjiang, China
Bender, Mark

Obituary: Nelly Naumann (1922-2000)
Blümmel, Maria-Verena and Klaus Antoni

Review of: Alan Dundes, International Folkloristics: Classic Contributions by the Founders of Folklore
Nguyen, Hien Thi

Review of: John Miles Foley, Homer’s Traditional Art
Wienker-Piepho, Sabine

Review of: Alexandra Georgakopoulou, Narrative Performances: A Study of Modern Greek Storytelling
Puchner, Walter

Review of: Peter Gilet, Vladimir Propp and the Universal Folktale: Recommissioning an Old Paradigm—Story as Initiation
El-Shamy, Hasan

Review of: Gerald Groemer, The Spirit of Tsugaru: Blind Musicians, Tsugaru-jamisen, and the Folk Music of Northern Japan
Halliwell, Patrick

Review of: Helen Hardacre, The Postwar Developments of Japanese Studies in the United States
Chilson, Clark

Review of: Christina Nygren, Gastar, Generaler och Gäckande Gudinnor. Resande teatersällskap, religiösa festivaler och populära nöjen i dagens Japan och Kina
Fiskesjö, Magnus

Review of: Monika Wacker, Onarigami. Die heilige Frau in Okinawa
Kreiner, Josef

Review of: Ronald G. Knapp, China’s Living Houses: Folk Beliefs, Symbols, and Household Ornamentation
Kawasaki Yūzō

Review of: Lunan Yizu zizhixian minzu zongjiao shiwuju 路南彝族自治縣民族宗教事務局, Lunan Yizu mizhijie yishige yiliao,Lunan Yiwen guji congshu 『路南彝族密枝節儀式歌譯疏, 路南彝文古籍叢書』; Shlin Yizu zizhixian minzu zongjiao shiwuju 石林彝族自治縣民族宗教事務局 Yizu Sani jisici yiliao, Shilin Yiwen gudian congshu 『彝族撤尼祭祀詞譯疏, 石林彝文古典籍叢書』
Bender, Mark

Review of: Nikolaj V. Emeljanov, Sjuzhety olongkho o zashchitnikah plemeni
Jason, Heda and G. G. Zubakov

Review of: Nicole Revel and Mäsinu Intaräy, La quête en épouse. Mämiminbin, une épopée palawan chantée par Mäsinu
Jason, Heda

Review of: Elizabeth Hinton, Oldest Brother's Story: Tales of the Pwo Karen
Hayami Yōko

Review of: Gerry Abbot and Min Thant Han, The Folk-tales of Burma: An Introduction
Lindell, Kristina

Review of: James J. Fox, Clifford Sather, Origins, Ancestry and Alliance: Explorations in Austronesian Ethnography
Uchibori Motomitsu

Review of: Gregory G. Maskarinec, Nepalese Shaman Oral Texts
Oppitz, Michael

Review of: Earaplackal Varghese and Peter Paul Hembrom, Ethnomedical Lore of the Paharias: Applied Ethnomedicine of the Paharias of Santhal Parganas-Bihar
Changkija, Sapu

Review of: Eli Yassif, The Hebrew Folktale: History, Genre, Meaning
Kiliánová, Gabriela