African Folklore: Selected full-text books and articles
African Oral Literature: Backgrounds, Character, and Continuity Indiana University Press, 1992
Romancing the Real: Folklore and Ethnographic Representation in North Africa University of Pennsylvania Press, 1991
African Culture: The Rhythms of Unity Greenwood Press, 1985
Librarian’s tip: "Oral Literature" begins on p. 111
Arms Akimbo: Africana Women in Contemporary Literature University Press of Florida, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 16 "'A Girl Marries a Monkey': The Folktale as an Expression of Value and Change in Society"
The Black Cloth: A Collection of African Folktales University of Massachusetts Press, 1987PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
From Trickster to Badman: The Black Folk Hero in Slavery and Freedom University of Pennsylvania Press, 1990
Librarian’s tip: "The African Trickster Tale Traditions" begins on p. 22
Folk Poetics: A Sociosemiotic Study of Yoruba Trickster Tales Greenwood Press, 1994
Allegories of the Wilderness: Ethics and Ambiguity in Kuranko Narratives Indiana University Press, 1982
Content and Context of Zulu Folk-Narratives University Presses of Florida, 1976
Verbal Arts in Madagascar: Performance in Historical Perspective University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992
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