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Record #191264:

Faroese skjaldur: an endangered oral tradition of the North Atlantic / Stephen Pax Leonard.

Title: Faroese skjaldur: an endangered oral tradition of the North Atlantic / Stephen Pax Leonard.
Author(s): Leonard, Stephen Pax.
Date: 2010.
Publisher: Cambridge: University of Cambridge, Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, World Oral Literature Project
Abstract: Describes Faroese skjaldur, genre of oral literature and music comprising rhymes, lullabies and short tales that have existed for centuries and played part in transmission - and survival - of Faroese language. Discusses threat to survival of skjaldur and other Faroese cultural traditions from urban lifestyle and entertainment media in English and Danish.
Keywords: 291.8 -- Oral history.
364.122/.124 -- Social change and associated problems.
39 -- Ethnography.
398 -- Native peoples, folk beliefs and tales.
80 -- General questions of linguistics and literature. Philology.
803.958 -- Faroese language.
82-1 -- Poetry.
T -- Social anthropology and ethnography.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*37) -- Faroe Islands.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-PAM: (*37) : 291.8
ISBN: 9780956605207
SPRI record no.: 191264

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