Cajun and Creole Folktales. The French Oral Tradition of. South Louisiana. Dr. S. Kay Gandy. Western Kentucky University. Creole. Distinguish that which was. Cajun and Creole Folktales: The French Oral Tradition of South Louisiana [Barry Jean Ancelet] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. : Cajun and Creole Folktales; The French Oral Tradition of South Louisiana (Garland Reference Library of the Humanities) ().
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Set up a giveaway. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. This teeming compendium of tales assembles and classifies the abundant lore and storytelling creloe in the French culture of southern Louisiana.
Some of the best storytellers of the present day are highlighted in biographical sketches and are identified by some of their best tales.
Folkatles are no discussion topics on this book yet. Told in a genuine voice. Their repertory includes animal stories, magic stories, jokes, tall tales, Pascal improvised stories, and legendary tales–all of them colorful examples of Louisiana narrative at its best.
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Cajun and Creole Folktales
It is even more complex and varied than has been shown in previous studies, for revealed here are African influences as well as others that have been filtered from America’s multicultural mainstream. The study shows tale-telling in Louisiana to be vigorous and constantly changing folktwles the modern world. Laura is currently reading it Aug 07, Not Enabled Word Wise: Collected and annotated by Barry Jean Ancelet. Close mobile search navigation Article navigation.
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