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Author Fox, James J., 1940-

Title Master poets, ritual masters : the art of oral composition among the Rotenese of Eastern Indonesia / James J. Fox.

Imprint Canberra : ANU Press, 2016.


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Description 1 online resource (460 pages)
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Note Print version record.
Summary This is a study in oral poetic composition. It examines how oral poets compose their recitations. Specifically, it is a study of the recitations of 17 separate master poets from the Island of Rote recorded over a period of 50 years.
Subject Folk poetry, Indonesian -- Indonesia -- Rote Ndao.
Oral tradition -- Indonesia -- Rote Ndao.
Oral-formulaic analysis.
Folk literature, Indonesian -- History and criticism.
Rote Ndao (Indonesia) -- Poetry.
History: specific events and topics.
Literature and literary studies.
Oral history.
Poetry anthologies (various poets)
Social and cultural anthropology, ethnography Mod Social and cultural anthropology, ethnography.
Society and social sciences Society and social sciences.
Sociology and anthropology.
South East Asia.
Folk literature, Indonesian. (OCoLC)fst00929083
Folk poetry, Indonesian. (OCoLC)fst00929530
Oral-formulaic analysis. (OCoLC)fst01047128
Oral tradition. (OCoLC)fst01047117
Indonesia -- Rote Ndao. (OCoLC)fst01885039
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Poetry. (OCoLC)fst01423828
Other Form: Print version: Fox, James J. Master poets, ritual masters : The art of oral composition among the Rotenese of Eastern Indonesia. Canberra : ANU Press, 2016 9781760460051
ISBN 9781760460068 (electronic bk.)
1760460060 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000058396155
GBVCP 1008666998
GBVCP 865795096
GBVCP 869962167

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