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Author Flueckiger, Joyce Burkhalter.

Title Gender and genre in the folklore of Middle India / Joyce Burkhalter Flueckiger.

Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1996.


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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 351 pages) : illustrations, maps
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series Myth and poetics
Myth and poetics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-343) and index.
Contents Foreword / by Gregory Nagy -- Introduction : region, repertoire, and genre -- Soaking the goddess, celebrating friendship : Bhojal -- Brave daughters, bound kings : a female tradition of reversal : lkh -- Land of wealth, land of famine : the "Parrot dance" in ritual and narrative : Su Nc -- Joining verse to verse : professional storytelling and individual creativity : Kathn Kh -- "This is our story" : a Chhattisgarhi epic : Candain -- Pavn heroines, Chhattisgarhi daughters : Pavn -- Conclusion: shifting boundaries of genre and community -- The Song of Subanbali -- Kathn Kh : of friendship, love, and memory -- Sample transcriptions of performance texts.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2014. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Folklore -- India -- Chhattsgarh.
Women -- India -- Chhattsgarh -- Folklore.
Folklore -- Performance.
Chhattsgarh (India) -- Social life and customs.
Folklore -- Inde -- Chhattsgarh.
Folklore -- Interprétation.
Folklore. (OCoLC)fst00930306
Folklore -- Performance. (OCoLC)fst00930332
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Women. (OCoLC)fst01176568
India -- Chhattsgarh. (OCoLC)fst01228201
Folklore -- Inde -- Chattisagarh (Inde)
Femmes -- Inde -- Chattisagarh -- Folklore.
Festivals folkloriques -- Inde.
Chattisagarh (Inde) -- Moeurs et coutumes.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Folklore. (OCoLC)fst01423784
Other Form: Print version: Flueckiger, Joyce Burkhalter. Gender and genre in the folklore of Middle India. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1996 (DLC) 95050444 (OCoLC)33862150
ISBN 9781501722868 (electronic bk.)
1501722867 (electronic bk.)
0801432065 (alk. paper)
9780801432064 (alk. paper)
Standard No. AU@ 000066304226

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