John Miles Foley, Founding Editor

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In Memoriam
John Miles Foley
January 22, 1947—May 3, 2012

  • Oral Tradition Journal: Festschrift for John Miles Foley Festschrift for John Miles Foley
    This special issue of Oral Tradition is published in honor of John Miles Foley’s 65th birthday and 2011 retirement. The surprise Festschrift, guest-edited by Lori and Scott Garner entirely without his knowledge, celebrates John’s tremendous impact on studies in oral tradition through a series of essays contributed by his students from the University of Missouri-Columbia (1979-present) and from NEH Summer Seminars that he has directed (1987-1996).

  • Oral Tradition in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
  • Basque Special Issue
  • Bob Dylan’s Performance Artistry
  • Performance Literature (2)
  • Performance Literature (1)
  • Synopses of Oral Traditions (2)
  • Synopses of Oral Traditions (1)
  • Chinese Oral Traditions
  • Hebrew Oral Traditions
  • Native American Oral Traditions: Collaboration and Interpretation
  • South Asian Oral Traditions
  • Epics Along the Silk Roads
  • African Oral Tradition
  • Serbo-Croatian Oral Tradition
  • South Pacific Oral Traditions
  • Arabic Oral Traditions
  • Festschrift for Walter J. Ong
No_ecompanion The Message of the American Folk Sermon
by Bruce A. Rosenberg
No_ecompanion The Oral-Formulaic Theory in Middle English Studies
by Ward Parks
No_ecompanion Oral-Formulaic Research in Old English Studies: I
by Alexandra Hennessey Olsen
No_ecompanion Perspectives on Recent Work on the Oral Traditional Formula
by Albert B. Lord
No_ecompanion The Oral Background of Byzantine Popular Poetry
by Elizabeth and Michael Jeffreys
No_ecompanion A Romanian Singer of Tales: Vasile Tetin
by Eliza Miruna Ghil
No_ecompanion Social Functions of the Medieval Epic in the Romance Literatures
by Joseph J. Duggan
No_ecompanion Annotated Bibliography
by John Miles Foley, Lee Edgar Tyler, Juris Dilevko, Patrick Gonder

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