Cultural Analysis is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to investigating expressive and everyday culture. The journal features analytical research articles, but also includes notes, reviews, and responses.
An Interdisciplinary Forum on Folklore and Popular Culture Volume 11:
Eric C. Hendriks: Ascetic Hedonism: Self and Sexual Conquest in the Seduction Community
Casey R.... More > Schmitt: IIf a Text Falls in the Woods...:
Intertextuality, Environmental Perception, and the Non-Authored Text
Jonas Sivelä: Infected Condoms and Pin-Pricked Oranges:
An Ethnographic Study of Aids Legends in Two Townships in Cape Town
Omri Ruah-Midbar and Marianna Ruah-Midbar: The Dynamics of a Cultural Struggle in Academia: The Case of New Age Music Research
Jeana Jorgensen: Sorting Out Donkey Skin (ATU 510B): Toward an Integrative Literal-Symbolic Analysis of Fairy Tales
Response to Kimberly Ball’s UFO Abduction Narratives and the
Technology ofTradition (Vol 9) by David Main and Sandy Hobbs
Also includes nine book reviews.< Less
What's in a Discipline?
Special issue on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the International Society for Ethnology and Folklore.
Includes articles and responses by: Valdimar Tr. Hafstein and... More > Peter Jan Margry, Konrad Köstlin, Bjarne Rogan, Jasna Čapo, Orvar Löfgren, Cristina Sánchez-Carretero and Kristin Kuutma.< Less
Cultural Analysis Volume 12 includes:
Absent Memories by Frank van Vree, responses by: Aleida Assmann, Marianne Hirsch.
Behold the Man: Heroic Masochism and Mel Gibson’s Passion
as Masculine... More > Rite of Passage by Steven Gardiner, responses by:Mark Pizzato, Fareed Ben-Youssef
Rational and Emotional Fools? by Bo Allesøe Christensen, response by: Philip W. Scher.
Book reviews include [Reviewer, Book title (Author)]:
Claudia Schwabe, Fairy Tales Transformed?:
Twenty-First-Century Adaptations & the Politics of Wonder (Bacchilega)
David J. Puglia, Sensing the Past:
Hollywood Stars and Historical Vision (Cullen)
Adrienne Gerard, Stuff (Miller)
Spencer Green, Latter-day Lore:
Mormon Folklore Studies (Eliason and Mould)< Less
Volume 5: Theory/Policy
Cultural Analysis interweaves a variety of vantage points on expressive and everyday culture. Volume 5 stands at a crossroads where theory meets policy, and where academic and... More > public interests converge.< Less
Cultural Analysis is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to investigating expressive and everyday culture. The journal features analytical research articles, but also includes... More > notes, reviews, and responses.< Less
Cultural Analysis is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal dedicated to investigating expressive and everyday culture. The journal features analytical research articles, but also includes... More > notes, reviews, and responses.
In this issue:
Maastricht University, The Netherlands
"Performative Narrativity": Palestinian Identity and the Performance of Catastrophe
Timothy R. Tangherlini
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
"Where was I?": Personal Experience Narrative, Crystallization and Some Thoughts on Tradition Memory
The University of Aberdeen, Scotland
Through the "Eye of the Skull": Memory and Tradition in a Traveling Landscape
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
In Anticipation of a Post-Memory Boom Syndrome< Less