Story, performance, and event : contextual studies of oral narrative / Richard Bauman.

Based on a corpus of Texan oral narratives collected by the author over the past fifteen years, this study presents an analysis of the literary qualities or orally performed verbal art, focusing on the significance of its social context. Although the tales included are all from Texas, they are repre...

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Main Author: Bauman, Richard, 1940-
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986.
Series:Cambridge studies in oral and literate culture ; 10.
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