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Folklore and oral history

Canadian Oral History Association

Folklore and oral history

papers from the second annual meeting of the Canadian Aural/Oral History Association at St. John"s, Newfoundland, October 3 to 5, 1975 / edited, with an introduction by Neil V. Rosenberg

by Canadian Oral History Association

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Published by Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John"s, Nfld .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oral history -- Congresses,
  • Newfoundland -- History -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMemorial University of Newfoundland Folklore and Language Publication Series : Bibliographical and Special series -- 5
    ContributionsRosenberg, Neil V.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR"10"C3"1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx , 101 p
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21148845M

      Dublin is renowned for its amazing profusion of pubs and for its exuberant pub culture. In Dublin Pub Life and Lore, Professor Kevin Kearns examines the history of this phenomenon by speaking to old publicans, barmen and regular customers, relating the story of Dublin pubs and their patrons in an engaging and entertaining fashion. Traditionally in Ireland, the public house or ‘pub’ was the Pages: The Fife Folklore Archives houses book, fieldwork, oral histories, student collections, images (mostly slides) and sound collections. Many of the collections continue to have materials added and are so noted. All collections are cataloged in Utah State University Libraries' online catalog.

      Aboriginal folklore could be oldest accurate oral history in the world: Stories of ancient sea level rise have survived years. Traditional stories describe how the Great Barrier Reef.   Proverb, succinct and pithy saying in general use, expressing commonly held ideas and beliefs. Proverbs are part of every spoken language and are related to such other forms of folk literature as riddles and fables that have originated in oral tradition. Comparisons of proverbs found in various parts of the world show that the same kernel of wisdom may be gleaned under different cultural.

    The subject matter of interviews conducted by the Urban Folklore Project collectors ranged from folk belief and custom, local legends and songs, trades and crafts, children’s lore, and a range of other social and cultural matters. Not surprisingly, oral history was identified as a subject deserving of particular attention. This includes the. Books about folklore can be located by using a number of different databases. Try the UW-Madison catalog to see what our libraries own.; Try WorldCat to find books and other materials owned in libraries across the U.S. as well as many countries around the world.; Are you looking for book reviews? Try this library guide to Finding Book Reviews in the Humanities and Social Sciences.


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SinceThe Tape-Recorded Interview has been an essential resource for folklorists and oral historians - indeed, for anyone who uses a tape recorder in field research. When this book was first published, the reel-to-reel recorder was the favored format for by: 9.

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Collecting and preserving oral history and folklore is an important, and enjoyable, task. Everyone has a story to tell and it is important that this information is collected File Size: KB. A great read, that like most of Kearns books relates oral history by way of first hand accounts.

This time he interviews both the remaining publicans and pub goers from the time before the advent of the modern pub in the city. He relates all the oddballs from alcoholic clerics to Cited by: Books shelved as oral-history: Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich, Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral.

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Because these stories were born in the oral tradition, no one knows who first told each tale and which version is original. Therefore, folklore may be defined as stories that originated orally and have no authors. Given these qualities, we often associate these tales with a collector or reteller.

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Irish Life and Lore We are an oral history archive. Through our decades of work in the compilation of audio recordings and books for educational and commercial purposes, thousands of Irish voices from all regions of the country have been captured and archived for the future.

This is in every way an impressive book. It contains detailed accounts of the informants, tables of folklore motifs, genealogical charts, a prologue and epilogue explaining authoritatively the hypotheses of oral traditional history, and handsome photographs of the Coe Ridge area." --Richard M.

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Oral history, proverbs, jokes, and popular beliefs were interwoven into music, dance, cultures, and sometimes even into history itself. American History is filled with folklore, Native American mythology, and real truths that make for wonderful campfire tales.

In these stories, much like earlier European, Greek, and Roman tales, the accounts can often be only be guessed at, as to whether they are fact or. Ancient Origins articles related to History. In the sections we bring you all the powerful civilizations; from Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Indus Valley, to the fearsome yet sophisticated society of the Vikings and beyond.

Most people are familiar with the creation of Adam and Eve in the Book of Genesis. But the story of mankind’s creation in. Jeannie Whayne, professor of history, replies: Perhaps the most important difference between oral history and traditional history is the personal nature of the former.

Oral history typically involves interviews with individuals who either tell their life stories or focus on a certain aspect of their history. This collection of life histories consists of approximately 2, documents, compiled and transcribed by more than writers from 24 states, working on the Folklore Project of the Federal Writers’ Project, a New Deal jobs program that was part of the U.S.

Works Progress (later Work Projects) Administration (WPA) from to Typically 2, words in length, the documents vary. Oral history is not folklore, gossip, hearsay, or rumor. Oral historians attempt to verify their findings, analyze them, and place them in an accurate historical context.

Oral historians are also concerned with storage of their findings for use by later scholars. Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; it encompasses the traditions common to that culture, subculture or group.

These include oral traditions such as tales, proverbs and jokes. They include material culture, ranging from traditional building styles to handmade toys common to the group. We’re launching a great new series: Folklore through Picture Books. We will be circling the globe through beautiful illustrations of time old tales!

When? Starting June we’ll be bringing you a beautiful and interesting picture book featuring the retelling of a folktale, fable, fairy tale, legend or myth each week. Simply stunning!Oral tradition, or oral lore, is a form of human communication wherein knowledge, art, ideas and cultural material is received, preserved and transmitted orally from one generation to another.

The transmission is through speech or song and may include folktales, ballads, chants, prose or verses.In the case of knowledge of crafts, there exist “folk books,” inexpensive lithographs in Persian, Pashto, and perhaps other languages dedicated to certain crafts (e.g.

pottery, blacksmithing), giving traditional history and koranic verses and dedicatory and protective prayers for different stages of the work, rendering its profits ḥalāl.