Russian Folk Lyrics / Edition 1

Russian Folk Lyrics / Edition 1

by Roberta Reeder
     
 

Propp's essay in Russian Folk Lyrics extends beyond the formalistic analysis of folklore outlined in his classic The Morphology of the Folktale. In this study, newly translated by Roberts Reeder, Propp considers the Russian folk lyric in the social and historical context in which it was produced.See more details below

Overview

Propp's essay in Russian Folk Lyrics extends beyond the formalistic analysis of folklore outlined in his classic The Morphology of the Folktale. In this study, newly translated by Roberts Reeder, Propp considers the Russian folk lyric in the social and historical context in which it was produced.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253207494
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
02/01/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Editor’s Introduction

The Russian Folk Lyric by V.Ja. Propp
Editor’s Notes to The Russian Folk Lyric

Peasant Songs

Ritual Songs of the Agricultural Calendar
Songs of Peasant Slavery
Vocal Songs about Love
Xorovod, Game, and Dance Songs about Love
Wedding Songs
Vocal Songs about Family Life
Xorovod, Game, and Dance Songs about Family Life
Joking and Satirical Vocal Songs: Xorovod,
Game, and Dance Songs
Children’s Songs
Barge Hauler Songs
Robber Songs
Soldier Songs
Songs of Prison, Penal Servitude, and Exile

Worker Songs

Propp’s Sources of Folk Lyrics
Selected Bibliography
Index

Indiana University Press

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