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Review: Japanese animation in 'Short Peace' communicates vividly - Los Angeles Times

Review: Japanese animation in 'Short Peace' communicates vividly - Los Angeles Times | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
Review: Japanese animation in 'Short Peace' communicates vividly
Los Angeles Times
Although three of the sections draw on Japanese history and folklore, the only element tying the segments together is their individuality.
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Children's Literature - Early History, Fairy and Folk Tales, Victorian Childrens Literature, Contemporary Childrens Literature - Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society

Children's Literature - Early History, Fairy and Folk Tales, Victorian Childrens Literature, Contemporary Childrens Literature - Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
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The same culture stories are told differently to adults and to children and how children's literature become meaningful to adults over the years.

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Essay: From Portingale to 'Portugee' — By George Monteiro - Portuguese American Journal

Essay: From Portingale to 'Portugee' — By George Monteiro - Portuguese American Journal | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
Essay: From Portingale to 'Portugee' — By George Monteiro Portuguese American Journal Yet while “the derisive adjective, ei¬ther as a term or pattern is not important,” writes Ed Cray in Western Folklore in 1962, when “placed within a cultural...
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Marquez: The passing of a master & the power of words - The Corsair

Marquez: The passing of a master & the power of words - The Corsair | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
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Marquez: The passing of a master & the power of words
The Corsair
I recognized the folk tales, political violence, intense passions and family myths as things I had heard all the time around the dinner table.
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Words is a tool for passing our history from one generation to another, especially in children stories that expose you to your culture in an interesting way which leave their mark in you.

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Leti Arts nominated for 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) - Citifmonline

Leti Arts nominated for 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) - Citifmonline | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
Leti Arts nominated for 2014 MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA)
Citifmonline
Leti Arts develops cross-platform interactive media products based on African history and folklore, including digital comics and mobile games.
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The folklore-tales were created by the ancient history, and these stories passed from one generation to another. In the 21st century "Leti Arts" brings the history to alive in unique and through compelling high quality graphics that communicate the true ambiance of African culture.

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The Story Behind "Sleepy Hollow"

The Story Behind "Sleepy Hollow" | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
"...The old country wives, however, who are the best judges of these matters, maintain to this day that Ichabod was spirited away by supernatural means; and it is a favourite story often told about...
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In order to write a truly legend for certain country, the author should explore the culture and the history of this nation- as the "Sleepy Hollow"' author did.

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Children and Youth in History | Children, Culture, and Folktales (18th c.)

Children and Youth in History | Children, Culture, and Folktales (18th c.) | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
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Stories that people read in their youth while helping them develop a better understanding of how literature can enhance our understanding of the meaning of childhood in culture and history.

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The massacre in iambic pentameter - The Colorado Independent

The massacre in iambic pentameter - The Colorado Independent | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
The massacre in iambic pentameter
The Colorado Independent
The story got out by other means – union-lore and folklore about it. But as unionism has diminished, stories like Ludlow have fallen by the ...
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Expose your history is an important tool in the purpose to expose your identity. An interview with David Mason who shows the importance of his culture that affected by his history.

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The importance of Folktales from around the World

The importance of Folktales from around the World | Folklore; Folktales, Culture and History | Scoop.it
The Importance of Folktales We have all heard folktales at some time or the other. Some of us may remember childhoods bright with storytelling moments; some
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