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Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics

Editor-in-Chief: Västrik, Ergo-Hart

2 Issues per year


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    Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics (JEF) is a multidisciplinary forum for scholars. Addressed to an international scholarly audience, JEF is open to contributions from researchers all over the world. JEF publishes articles in the research areas of ethnology, folkloristics, museology, cultural and social anthropology. It includes both studies focused on the empirical analysis of particular cases as well as those that are more theoretically oriented.

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    Editorial Information

    Art Leete, University of Tartu, Estonia

    Deputy/ Managing Editor
    Helen Kästik, University of Tartu, Estonia

    Editorial Advisory Board
    Pertti J. Anttonen, University of Eastern Finland, Finland
    Alexandra Arkhipova, Russian State University for the Humanities, Russian Federation
    Camilla Asplund Ingemark, Åbo Akademi University, Finland
    Marjorie Mandelstam Balzer, Georgetown University, United States
    Dace Bula, Latvian University, Latvia
    Tatyana Bulgakova, Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, Russian Federation
    Anne-Victoire Charrin, Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales, France
    Carlo A. Cubero, Tallinn University, Estonia
    Silke Göttsch-Elten, Universität Kiel, Germany
    Lauri Harvilahti, Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura, Finland
    Mihály Hoppál, Ethnographic Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary
    Aivar Jürgenson, Tallinn University, Estonia
    Patrick Laviolette, Tallinn University, Estonia
    Bo Lönnqvist, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
    Margaret Mackay, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Irena Regina Merkienė, Lithuanian Institute of History, Lithuania
    Stefano Montes, University of Palermo, Italy
    Kjell Ole Kjærland Olsen, UiT Norges Arktiske Universitetet, Norway
    Alexander Panchenko, Institute of Russian Literature, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
    Éva Pócs, University of Pécs, Hungary
    Peter P. Schweitzer, University of Vienna, Austria
    Victor Semenov, Syktyvkar State University, Russian Federation
    Laura Siragusa, University of Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Timothy R. Tangherlini, University of California Los Angeles, United States
    Peeter Torop, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Žarka Vujić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    Elle Vunder, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Sheila Watson, University of Leicester, United Kingdom
    Ulrika Wolf-Knuts, Åbo Akademi University, Finland

    Risto Järv, Estonian Literary Museum, Estonia
    Indrek Jääts, Estonian National Museum, Estonia
    Art Leete, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Pille Runnel, Estonian National Museum, Estonia
    Taive Särg, Estonian Literary Museum, Estonia
    Ülo Valk, University of Tartu, Estonia

    Language Editors
    Daniel Edward Allen, independent, Estonia

    Technical Editors
    Tuuli Kaalep, Estonian National Museum, Estonia
    Helen Kästik, University of Tartu, Estonia


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