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An urban legend, urban myth, urban tale, or contemporary legend is a modern genre of folklore. It usually consists of fictional stories, often presented as true, ...

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Aug 7, 2018 ... Folklore Resources · Fairy tales · Folklore & Urban Legends. FOLKORE ... Aarne and Thompson indexed folktale motifs separately in their Motif-Index of Folk- Literature." See below ... British Columbia Folklore Society Folklore ...

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Urban myths or legends are a kind of modern folklore consisting of stories thought to be factual .... http://dmoz.org/society/Folklore/Literature/Urban Legends /.

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Sep 24, 2018 ... Whereas fairy tales and urban legends reveal concerns of a society or ... Greek and Latin and biblical literature used to be part of everyone's ...

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Nov 27, 2016 ... Urban legends contain many folkloric elements and they spread quickly through a community or society. The tales are usually told dramatically, ...

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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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Apr 17, 2017 ... Epic poetry as a form of literature consists of a novel length poem, originally sang in ... An urban legend is perhaps the newest form of folklore to emerge, and one of the most unique. ... Johnny Appleseed Trail Association.

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Sep 22, 2016 ... Urban legends are the folk narratives of life in modern society: lurid, humorous, or cautionary tales told to us by trusted sources, which we often ...

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And while much folklore is specific to a region, language or community, it can also span the globe. ... In Southeast Asia, the Chinese, Japanese, Koreans and Thais all share a myth about a rabbit in the moon who is ... American Folklore Society. ... 15, 2014) http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/212142/folk- literature ...