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Informant disavowal and the interpretation of storytelling revival
The scholarship of traditional arts revivals is often ironic. Revivalists' activity has been understood as a rational, politically nostalgic, and symbolic re‐enactment of a fictional past. In this,Expand
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War and the Ruby Tree . The Motif of the Unborn Generations in Jewish Women’s Story-Telling
The Ruby Tree is a long story-cycle from the Marks-Khymberg family oral story-telling tradition, currently practiced publicly by Shanaleah Khymberg (Shonaleigh Cumbers). Like other stories in theExpand
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Storytelling revivalism in England and Wales : history, performance and interpretation.
This study discusses the storytelling movement in England and Wales as an example of the traditional arts "revival." "Revivals" are qualitatively different from mature traditions, but thisExpand
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