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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Editor-in-Chief 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 Sadhana Naithani 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 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 Dong Xiaoping
Editors 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 Ergo-Hart Västrik, 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