Tampering with the folkloric evidence: famous and infamous European precedents -- Oral composition: early Russian observations and assumptions -- Engaging with the folk in pre-revolutionary Russia -- The making of the noviny -- The poetics and politics of the noviny -- Devaluing the noviny -- Late and post-Soviet folkloristic assessment of the noviny -- Conclusion.
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