Folklore

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Imagined States
Utah State University Press (2003)
US$19.95

An international ensemble of folklore scholars looks at varied ways in which national and ethnic...

Children's Folklore: A Source Book
Utah State University Press (1999)
US$20.95

A collection of orginal essays by scholars from a variety of fields-- includng American studies,...

Living with Stories: Telling, Re-telling, and Remembering

Living with Stories

Telling, Re-telling, and Remembering

Utah State University Press (2006)
US$23.95

In essays about communities as varied as Alaskan Native, East Indian, Palestinian, Mexican, and...

Dynamics Of Folklore
Utah State University Press (1996)
US$25.00

One of the most comprehensive and widely praised introductions to folklore ever written. Toelken's...

Ghosts And The Japanese: Cultural Experience in Japanese Death Legends

Ghosts And The Japanese

Cultural Experience in Japanese Death Legends

Utah State University Press (1994)
US$20.95

The Japanese have ambivalent attitudes toward death, deeply rooted in pre-Buddhist traditions. In...

Both Sides of the Border: A Scattering of Texas Folklore

Both Sides of the Border

A Scattering of Texas Folklore

University of North Texas Press (2004)
US$23.96

Texas' songs, tales, and traditions have lived and prospered on the other sides of Texas borders at...

Fairy Tale as Myth/Myth as Fairy Tale
The University Press of Kentucky (2013)
US$25.00

" Explores the historical rise of the literary fairy tale as genre in the late seventeenth century....

Flights of Fancy: Birds in Myth, Legend, and Superstition

Flights of Fancy

Birds in Myth, Legend, and Superstition

Random House Publishing Group (2011)
US$9.99

The perfect bedside companion for every bird-watcher and nature lover, inside Flights of Fancy ...

Power, Marginality and African Oral Literature
Cambridge University Press (1995)
US$33.99

A collection of essays on African oral literature and its place in popular culture.

Defiant Maids and Stubborn Farmers: Tradition and Invention in Mende Story Performance

Defiant Maids and Stubborn Farmers

Tradition and Invention in Mende Story Performance

Cambridge University Press (2009)
US$27.99

The domei is a popular narrative art form among the Mende people of Sierra Leone.