John Miles Foley, Founding Editor

Oral Tradition Volume 7, Number 2October 1992

Table of Contents

Narrative Proverbs in the African Novel
by Emmanuel Obiechina
Repetition as Invention in the Songs of Vuk Karadžić
by Svetozar Koljević
Homer and Oral Tradition: The Type-Scene
by Mark W. Edwards
Beowulf: The Monsters and the Tradition
by Marilynn Desmond
Storytelling in Medieval Wales
by Sioned Davies
On the Composition of Women’s Songs
by Mary P. Coote
“Sound Shaping” of East Slavic Zagovory
by Alla Astakhova
Current State of Studies in Oral Tradition in Japan

by Hiroyuki Araki

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