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Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; .... aligned the fledgling discipline of folkloristics with literature and mythology. ... as custom, belief, technical skill, language, literature, art, architecture, music, ...

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Folklore consists of legends, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, ... Arts and literature ... Native American cultures are rich in myths and legends that explain natural phenomena and the relationship between humans and the spirit .... The tall tale is a fundamental element of American folk literature.

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Jun 25, 2018 ... Fairy tales, myths, legends, and folklore may seem the same, but they are ... Myth criticism is used to analyze these threads in literature.

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Folktales (or folk tales) -- including fairy tales, tall tales, trickster tales, and legends -- retold by ... Different kinds of folktales include fairy tales (or fairytales), tall tales, trickster tales, myths, and legends. ... THEME: Making choices; value of arts

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Sites with Folktale or Mythology Text ... Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts ... legend. Indigenous People's Literature: An amazing site for all things Native.

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Mythology, Folklore, and the Hero's Journey - Free English learning and teaching ... have used the Muses in literature, music, dance, theatre, and the visual arts.

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May 2, 2018 ... In this month's installment of our continuing exploration of literary ... Folklore can include art, songs, dances, sayings, myths, legends, tales, ...

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Dec 4, 2018 ... Literature in English: Folklore and Mythology. Home · Find Articles ... Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Beliefs, Customs, Tales, Music, and Art. 1997 ...

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Myths, legends, and folktales lie at the beginning of literature, and their plots, situations, and allegorical (metaphorical narrative) judgments of life represent a ...