By Barre Toelken
Winner of the 2004 Chicago Folklore Prize, The agony of Snails is a vital paintings for the gathering of any severe reader in folklore or local American studies.
Read Online or Download Anguish Of Snails: Native American Folklore in the West: 2 (Folklife of the West) PDF
Similar folklore & mythology books
Authored by way of Celtic monks while the 1st Gospels of the hot testomony have been being created, the Celtic Texts of the Coelbook (the final 5 books of The Kolbrin Bible) files the fusion of Celtic and Druid mysticism, Judaism and Egyptian anthropology. a few regard it as a key Celtic knowledge textual content since it features a revealing biography of Jesus with numerous never-before released first-person fees.
This quantity bargains the 1st theoretical and experiential translation of Napo Runa mythology in English. Michael A. Uzendoski and Edith Felicia Calapucha-Tapuy current and research lowland Quichua audio system within the Napo province of Ecuador via narratives, songs, curing chants, and different oral performances, so readers may possibly come to appreciate and enjoy Quichua aesthetic expression.
“La singularidad de Manojo de recuerdos. Memorias de un isleño en Cuba estáen el respeto, casi absoluto, de l. a. forma de expresarse y de contar de esteisleño que se aplatanó en Cuba, pero que conserva parte del léxico propio delos canarios y muestra los angeles influencia del habla well known, de sus frases, refranes,etc.
Undesirable clowns—those malicious misfits of the halfway who terrorize, hang-out, and threaten us—have lengthy been a cultural icon. This ebook describes the historical past of undesirable clowns, why clowns pass undesirable, and why many folks worry them. Going past normal clowns comparable to the Joker, Krusty, John Wayne Gacy, and Stephen King’s Pennywise, it additionally good points extraordinary, lesser-known tales of peculiar clown antics together with Bozo obscenity, Ronald McDonald haters, killer clowns, phantom-clown abductors, evil-clown panics, intercourse clowns, carnival clowns, troll clowns, and masses extra.
Additional resources for Anguish Of Snails: Native American Folklore in the West: 2 (Folklife of the West)
Anguish Of Snails: Native American Folklore in the West: 2 (Folklife of the West) by Barre Toelken