Storytelling in Siberia : the Olonkho epic in a changing world / Robin P. Harris.

Significant historical, global, and political forces of the Soviet period undermined the performance practice of the Sakha olonkho epic in northeastern Siberia, impairing the potential for sustainability of this ancient song-story tradition. This work documents how the Sakha people have leveraged UN...

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Main Author: Harris, Robin P., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2017]
Series:Folklore studies in a multicultural world.
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