assistant professor, folklore
and chair, department of heritage and culture
cape breton university
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folklore essentials

a few articles from online databases
(these links are to the databases themselves, not stored on a local server. your library may not have direct access to all of these databases, in which case you should complain to someone)

e. ojo arewa and alan dundes, proverbs and the ethnography of speaking folklore
the ethonography of communication, special issue of american anthropologist new series 66.6, part 2 (1964): 70-85
millicent r. ayoub and stephen a. barnett, ritualized verbal insult in white high school culture
journal of american folklore, 78.310 (1965): 337-344
richard bauman, the la have island general store: sociability and verbal art in a nova scotia community
journal of american folklore, 85.338 (1972): 330-343
alan dundes and robert a. georges, some minor genres of obscene folklore
symposium on obscenity in folklore, special issue of journal of american folklore, 75.297 (1962): 221-226
charles w. dunn, gaelic proverbs in nova scotia
journal of american folklore, 72.283 (1959): 30-35
david evans, the toast in context
journal of american folklore, 90.356 (1977): 129-148
burt feintuch, ed. common ground: keywords for the study of expressive culture
special issue of journal of american folklore, 108.430 (1995)
reissued and expanded as eight words for the study of expressive culture. urbana: u of illinois p, 2003
edith fowke, labor and industrial protest songs in canada
journal of american folklore, 82.323 (1969): 34-50
robert a. georges, toward an understanding of storytelling events
journal of american folklore, 82.326 (1969): 313-328
kenneth s. goldstein, bowdlerization and expurgation: academic and folk
journal of american folklore, 80.318 (1967): 374-386
kenneth s. goldstein, on the application of the concepts of active and inactive traditions to the study of repertory
toward new perspectives in folklore, special issue of journal of american folklore, 84.331 (1971): 62-67
john greenway, folk songs as socio-historical documents
western folklore, 19.1 (1960): 1-9
herbert halpert, folklore: breadth versus depth
journal of american folklore, 71.280 (1958): 97-103
susan kalčik, "... like ann's gynecologist or the time i was almost raped": personal narratives in women's rap groups
women and folklore, special issue of journal of american folklore, 88.347 (1975): 3-11
luc lacourcière, the present state of french-canadian folklore studies (in north and south america)
folklore research around the world: a north american point of view, special issue of journal of american folklore, 74.294 (1961): 373-382
wolfgang mieder, "the only good indian is a dead indian": history and meaning of a proverbial stereotype
journal of american folklore, 106.409 (1993): 38-60
george monteiro, histoire de montferrand: l'athlete canadien and joe mufraw
journal of american folklore, 73.287 (1960): 4-34
gerald pocius, hooked rugs in newfoundland: the representation of social structure in design
journal of american folklore, 92.365 (1979): 273-284
neil v. rosenberg, from sound to style: the emergence of bluegrass
journal of american folklore, 80.316 (1967): 143-150

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