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The Galician Catalogue typologically records Galician tales within the European oral tradition. It orders them under the internationally recognized ATU (Aarne–Thompson–Uther) index system, uses regional catalogues classification, and includes new cataloguing proposals for uncatalogued ethno-texts. Galicia’s rich narrative tradition of the past has now practically disappeared, which has led the editor to also index tales of which there is only one version.
Dictionaries as Sources of Folklore Data Ed. Jonathan Roper Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia Folklore Fellows' Communications 321 Helsinki 2020 246 pp. ISBN 978-951-41-1157-0 Available at the Tiedekirja bookstore, 28€ What does Elias Lönnrot have in common with Vladimir...
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Cover: Open snow-covered landscape of Suolahti that features the Kirppula house where Gallen-Kallela living during his visit in the area. Photograph likely by Akseli Gallen-Kallela circa 1906. Source: Flickr Commons, Gallen-Kallelan Museo Contents Each to His...
Folklore Fellows Network no. 51, 2018: The Two Faces of Nationalism