Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; .... aligned the fledgling discipline of folkloristics with literature and mythology. ... of folklore studies and folklorists had grown both in Europe and North America.


Folklore consists of legends, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, .... One of the most famous and popular North American folklore heroes, he is usually described as a giant as well as a lumberjack of unusual skill , and ...


Folktales (or folk tales) -- including fairy tales, tall tales, trickster tales, and legends -- retold by award-winning author Aaron ... North American, South American ~ ...


Dec 12, 2014 ... Choose one of the 50 states listed below to read folktales, myths and ... they migrate through here to their summer stomping grounds up North.


Nov 27, 2016 ... A myth is a traditional, typically ancient story dealing with supernatural ... they migrate through here to their summer stomping grounds up North.


Folklore and Mythology ... Folk and Mythology Electronic Texts, page 2. .... Animal Brides and Animal Bridegrooms: Tales Told by North American Indians.


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Index of Native American Indian legends, folktales, and mythology from many different ... Since this page features primarily the native myths and legends of North ...


Native American folk tales and fairy tales are as diverse as the landscape that stretches from North to South America. Read myths from Zitkala-Ša and more.