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2 edition of singer of tales. found in the catalog.

singer of tales.

Albert Bates Lord

singer of tales.

by Albert Bates Lord

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Published by Harvard University Press, Distributed by Oxford University Press in Cambridge, Mass, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homer.,
  • Epic poetry -- History and criticism.,
  • Folk songs, Slavic -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesHarvard studies in comparative literature -- 24
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 309p.
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19189741M

    March 3, Bookend; The Singer of Tales: On Joseph Brodsky By SEAMUS HEANEY. hose who knew Joseph Brodsky were well aware that his heart disease was serious and that it would probably be the death of him, but because he always existed in his friends' minds not just as a person but as some kind of principle of indestructibility, it was difficult for them to admit that he . Earlier this year, I published with the Center for Hellenic Studies a new Third Edition of Albert Lord's classic study The Singer of Tales. In this edition I have incorporated some minor corrections into Lord's text, and provided as well a new analytical index, which I hope will provide a useful guide for readers--both those encountering Lord's book for the first time, and those .

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The singer of tales by Albert Bates Lord; 9 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Poésie épique, Oral tradition, ÂEpopâees, Slavic Folk songs, Chansons traditionnelles, Folklore slave, Literatura Grega (Historia E Critica. Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this The Singer of Tales study guide and get instant access to the following. Critical Essays; Analysis; You'll also get.

    He is our SInger of Tales. Chapter One: Introduction -- In the early thirties of this century, when Milman Parry began to write the book from which this one takes its name, what was needed most in Homeric scholarship was a more exact knowledge of the way in which oral epic poets learn and compose their songs/5(3). Landon Reed is an ex-quarterback convicted of organizing a points-shaving scheme. During his time in prison, he found forgiveness and faith and earned his law degree. Now he longs for an opportunity to prove his loyalty and worth. Harry McNaughton is one of the founding partners of McNaughton & Clay-and the only lawyer willing to take a chance employing an ex-con-turned /5(33).


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"Singer of Tales" began the serious academic study of oral literature as oral literature. The first undergraduate major in folklore and mythology in the United States grew out of the research work done for, and later studies inspired by, this by: Albert Lord published The Singer of Tales in to explain and continue the work of his mentor, Milman Parry, who died in Working primarily in Serbia and Bosnia over decades, the two recorded hundreds of epic song performances, applied extensive linguistic and rhetorical analyses to these songs and recordings, and developed a thesis regarding oral-formulaic composition, /5.

The Center for Hellenic Studies is pleased to announce that The Singer of Tales by Albert B. Lord is now available online, for free, in an electronic form, on the newly redesigned CHS website.

Albert Lord’s book builds on Milman Parry’s work in his search of the oral traditions in the Yugoslavia of – Parry began recording and studying a live tradition of oral.

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ContaineridPages: First published inThe Singer of Tales remains the fundamental study of the distinctive techniques and aesthetics of oral epic poetry -- from South Slavic epic songs to the Iliad, Odyssey, Beowulf and beyond.

This edition offers a corrected text and is supplemented by an open-access website with audio recordings. Parry's, and with him Lord's, enduring contribution--set forth in Lord's The Singer of Tales--was to demonstrate the process by which oral poets reissued with a new Introduction and an invaluable audio and visual record, this widely influential book is newly enriched to better serve everyone interested in the art and craft of oral 5/5(1).

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