John Miles Foley, Founding Editor

“With This Issue . . .”: A Record of Oral Tradition

Abstract

In honor and memory of John Miles Foley, this chronicle of Oral Tradition provides abridged versions of selected columns written by Professor Foley between 1986 and 2011, collected with the aim of highlighting the patterns of scholarship within Oral Tradition as well as the many and varied milestones in the journal’s development. Within these columns, we find unwavering dedication toward continuity in the journal’s original mission as well as the innovative spirit that advanced the journal through developments in technology and increasing globalization among Oral Tradition’s contributors and readership.

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