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WOMEN'S PLACE IN FINNISH PROVERBS FROM CHILDHOOD

Folklore 46 Folklore 46 Folklore 46 Folklore 46 Folklore 46 95 WOMEN'S PLACE IN FINNISH PROVERBS FROM CHILDHOOD Liisa Granbom-Herranen Abstract: The purpose of this article is to introduce some features of the relationship between proverbs and gender in Finnish folklore tradition.

Folklore

Folklore Africa nancy berner Imagine it is twilight, the work of the day is accomplished, the comfort of the firelight is drawing you closer to enjoy each other's company with a cup of palm wine.

A HEARER'S INSIGHT INTO DEAF SIGN LANGUAGE FOLKLORE

49 www.folklore.ee/folklore www.folklore.ee/folklore www.folklore.ee/folklore www.folklore.ee/folklore www.folklore.ee/folklore A HEARER'S INSIGHT INTO DEAF SIGN LANGUAGE FOLKLORE Liina Paales Abstract The article discusses Estonian deaf lore, which comprises all folklore genres including ...

Living Folklore

Living Folklore An Introduction to the Study of People and Their Traditions Martha C. Sims The Ohio State University Martine Stephens Ohio Wesleyan University Utah State University Press / Logan, Utah

Folklore and Folklife

Folklore and Folklife Section Editor: Mary Hufford D ESCRIBED BY RICHARDDORSON AS " FOLKLORE ' SNAT URAL HABITAT ," THE A PPA -lachian region has been at the forefront of developments in the field of American folklore throughout the twentieth century.

Christmas Tree Folklore and History

Christmas Tree Folklore and History • 1510, the first decorated Christmas Tree is in Riga, Latvia. Early Christmas Trees are decorated with paper, fruits and sweets. •1531, the first retail Christmas Tree lots are started in German cities.

The Folklore Society, AGM Conference 2010

The Folklore Society, AGM Conference 2010 "The Supernatural" Friday 26 to Sunday 28 March, Leeds Trinity University College, Horsforth ABSTRACTS Saturday 27th Jacqueline Simpson (Folklore Society), "The Ambiguity of Elves."

‘Myths, Legends and Folklore’

'Myths, Legends and Folklore' 17-18 May 2011 Cardiff University Postgraduate students from Cardiff University, in conjunction with the University Graduate College, are issuing a Call for Papers for a two-day interdisciplinary conference on the broad theme of 'Myths, Legends and Folklore'.

THE FORMS OF FOLKLORE: PROSE NARRATIVES

WILLIAM BASCOM THE FORMS OF FOLKLORE: PROSE NARRATIVES THIS ARTICLE1 is directed toward a definition of myth, legend, and folktale. These three very basic terms in folklore are loosely used and have sometimes been as hotly disputed as the nature of folklore itself.

Bakhtin, the Critics, and Folklore

Review: Bakhtin, the Critics, and Folklore Author(s): Roger D. Abrahams Bakhtin, the Critics, and Folklore