John Miles Foley, Founding Editor

Oral Tradition Volume 21, Number 1March 2006


Table of Contents

Neoanalysis, Orality, and Intertextuality: An Examination of Homeric Motif Transference
by Jonathan Burgess
“Blasts of Language”: Changes in Oral Poetics in Britain Since 1965
by Nicky Marsh, Peter Middleton, Victoria Sheppard
Ecompanion_small Daimokutate: Ritual Placatory Performance of the Genpei War
by Elizabeth Oyler
Ecompanion_small Performance and Text in the Italian Carolingian Tradition
by Antonio Scuderi
Ecompanion_small Elaborate Versionings: Characteristics of Emergent Performance in Three Print/Oral/ Aural Poets
by Kenneth Sherwood
Calliope, a Muse apart. Some Remarks on the Tradition of Memory as a Vehicle of Oral Justice
by Penelope Skarsouli
Ecompanion_small “Whistlin’ Towards the Devil’s House”: Poetic Transformations and Natural Metaphysics in an Appalachian Folktale Performance
by Joseph Sobol
Carneades’ Quip: Orality, Philosophy, Wit, and the Poetics of Impromptu Quotation
by M. D. Usher

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