Storytelling in Bali

Storytelling in Bali

by H. Geertz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789004311596
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 11/17/2016
Series: Verhandelingen van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde , #304
Pages: 548
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Hildred Geertz, Ph.D. (1956), Professor Emeritus, Princeton University, has published five books on Indonesian matters including Tales from a Charmed Life, an autobiography of Batuan painter, Ida Bagus Mad e Togog, and Images of Power, a study of the content of the Batuan paintings and texts collected by Gregory Bateson.

Table of Contents

Chapter One: Storytelling in Pre-Modern Bali
Chapter Two: The World of the Storytellers
Chapter Three: The Circulation of Popular Tales
Chapter Four: Interpreting the Batuan Tales
Chapter Five: Storytelling as an Engine of Social Change

Bibliography
Index

Appendix 1: The Batuan Painter/Storytellers
Appendix 2: The Batuan Texts in English, with Annotations and Illustrations

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