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The Resource Between the cracks of history : essays on teaching and illustrating folklore, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor ; Carolyn Fiedler Satterwhite, assistant editor ; illustrations by Cynthia Fisher

Between the cracks of history : essays on teaching and illustrating folklore, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor ; Carolyn Fiedler Satterwhite, assistant editor ; illustrations by Cynthia Fisher

Label
Between the cracks of history : essays on teaching and illustrating folklore
Title
Between the cracks of history
Title remainder
essays on teaching and illustrating folklore
Statement of responsibility
Francis Edward Abernethy, editor ; Carolyn Fiedler Satterwhite, assistant editor ; illustrations by Cynthia Fisher
Title variation
Essays on teaching and illustrating folklore
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
398/.09764
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GR1
LC item number
.T4 no.55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society
Series volume
55
Summary expansion
Six essays discuss definitions and explanations of folklore, and methods of teaching it. Then 15 additional essays explore Texas folklore related to such topics as police burials, gang graffiti, fiddling, ghosts, dance halls, oil fields, spring rituals, and the dialect spoken along the border between Texas and Mexico. Numerous illustrations and black-and-white photographs. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Label
Between the cracks of history : essays on teaching and illustrating folklore, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor ; Carolyn Fiedler Satterwhite, assistant editor ; illustrations by Cynthia Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Joe S. Graham
  • Folklore fieldwork on the Internet : some ethical and practical considerations
  • Jan Roush
  • Beginning within : teaching folklore the easy way
  • Rhett Rushing
  • The honored dead : the ritual of police burial
  • Phyllis Bridges
  • Meaner than Hell!
  • Kenneth W. Davis
  • Gang graffiti
  • Between the cracks of history
  • Ken Untiedt
  • Gideon Lincecum, "Killie Krankie," and fiddling in early Texas
  • Chris Goertzen
  • The bluebird mare from Sterling City
  • Patrick Dearen
  • The night the stars fell
  • Robert J. Duncan
  • Rail tales : some are true
  • Charlie Oden
  • Dance halls of East Texas : from oral history
  • Classroom definitions of folklore
  • Dennis Read and Bobby Nieman
  • The oil field camp
  • James Winfrey
  • Noises in the attic : adventures of some Texas ghosts
  • Allan Turner and Richard Stewart
  • Repo man
  • John Lightfoot
  • Tex-Mex dialect, or, Gidget goes to Acuna
  • Rebecca Cornell
  • Punching sticks, flannel wrapped bricks, and pink powder purgatives : spring rituals
  • F.E. Abernethy
  • Ernestine Sewell Linck
  • When Harley Sadler's tent show came to town
  • J.G. Pinkerton
  • Eating over the sink and other marital strategies
  • James Ward Lee
  • Defining folklore for my students
  • Joyce Roach
  • Folklore and cinema
  • Jim Harris
  • Toward a definition of folk culture
Control code
36994272
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 284 p.
Isbn
9781574410365
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97017598 //r97
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Between the cracks of history : essays on teaching and illustrating folklore, Francis Edward Abernethy, editor ; Carolyn Fiedler Satterwhite, assistant editor ; illustrations by Cynthia Fisher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Joe S. Graham
  • Folklore fieldwork on the Internet : some ethical and practical considerations
  • Jan Roush
  • Beginning within : teaching folklore the easy way
  • Rhett Rushing
  • The honored dead : the ritual of police burial
  • Phyllis Bridges
  • Meaner than Hell!
  • Kenneth W. Davis
  • Gang graffiti
  • Between the cracks of history
  • Ken Untiedt
  • Gideon Lincecum, "Killie Krankie," and fiddling in early Texas
  • Chris Goertzen
  • The bluebird mare from Sterling City
  • Patrick Dearen
  • The night the stars fell
  • Robert J. Duncan
  • Rail tales : some are true
  • Charlie Oden
  • Dance halls of East Texas : from oral history
  • Classroom definitions of folklore
  • Dennis Read and Bobby Nieman
  • The oil field camp
  • James Winfrey
  • Noises in the attic : adventures of some Texas ghosts
  • Allan Turner and Richard Stewart
  • Repo man
  • John Lightfoot
  • Tex-Mex dialect, or, Gidget goes to Acuna
  • Rebecca Cornell
  • Punching sticks, flannel wrapped bricks, and pink powder purgatives : spring rituals
  • F.E. Abernethy
  • Ernestine Sewell Linck
  • When Harley Sadler's tent show came to town
  • J.G. Pinkerton
  • Eating over the sink and other marital strategies
  • James Ward Lee
  • Defining folklore for my students
  • Joyce Roach
  • Folklore and cinema
  • Jim Harris
  • Toward a definition of folk culture
Control code
36994272
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 284 p.
Isbn
9781574410365
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97017598 //r97
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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