Konrad J. Kuhn & Magdalena Puchberger

Tracking Knowledge: On the History of Changing Disciplinary Identities after 1945. Introductory Remarks

Kaisa Langer

Becoming a Folklorist in Early Soviet Estonia: Learning the Rhetoric of the Socialist Research

Rita Grīnvalde

Scholarly Infrastructure: Latvian Folklore Editions in Exile

Eija Stark

Was Folklore Studies Finlandized? Changing Scholarly Trends in Finnish Folklore Studies in the Cold War

Indrek Jääts

The Revival of Finno-Ugric Studies in Soviet Estonian Ethnography: Expeditions to the Veps, 1962–1970

Hande Birkalan-Gedik

Folklore “Outside” the Academe: Tracking and Critically Reassessing Folklore Knowledge in Turkey 1950s–1980s.

Ingrid Slavec Gradišnik

Against the “Aversion to Theory”: Tracking “Theory” in Postwar Slovenian Ethnology

Jiří Woitsch

Response: The Power of the Individual and the Power of the System: A Response

Simon J. Bronner

Response: Nation-Thinking, the State, and the “Fruitbearing Field” of Folklore

Karin Bürkert

Response: Different but Somehow Congruent: The Crisscrossed Paths of Transformation of Folklore Studies in Europe

About Cultural Analysis

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 cross-disciplinary responses.

Established in 2000 in the Berkeley Folklore Archives, Cultural Analysis has published over 19 volumes and hosts a global editorial board and collective.

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  • Cultural Analysis is global in scope, with an international editorial board.

  • Cultural Analysis is global in scope, with an international editorial board.


Submission Guidelines

Cultural Analysis encourages submissions from a variety of theoretical standpoints and from different disciplines, including, but not limited to, anthropology, cultural studies, folklore, media studies, popular culture, psychology, and sociology.

Authors should submit research articles of approximately 20-30 pages in length, in accordance with the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition, and include an abstract of 100 words and a "Works Cited" section. Authors must provide either an electronic or a paper copy of their article. Microsoft Word is the preferred format for all electronic copies. Electronic copies may be sent as e-mail attachments to caforum1@gmail.com.

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