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Storytelling in Northern Zambia

Theory, Method, Practice and Other Necessary Fictions

Storytelling plays an important part in the vibrant cultural life of Zambia and in many other communities across Africa. This innovative book provides a collection and analysis of oral narrative traditions as practiced by five Bembaspeaking ethnic groups in Zambia. The integration of newly digitalised audio and video recordings into the text enables the reader to encounter the storytellers themselves and hear their narratives.

Robert Cancel's thorough critical interpretation, combined ...

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  • Éditeur : Open Book Publishers
  • Collection : World Oral Literature Series | 3
  • Lieu d’édition : Cambridge
  • Année d’édition : 2013
  • Publication sur OpenEdition Books : 29 mai 2015
  • ISBN (Édition imprimée) : 9781909254596
  • ISBN électronique : 9782821854130
  • Nombre de pages : xviii-275 p.