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Ewe Stories and Storytellers from Ghana
Title: Ewe Stories and Storytellers from Ghana
URL: http://www.let.leidenuniv.nl/verba-africana/ewe/
Other URL: mms://wm.stream1.fsw.leidenuniv.nl/let/Verba-Africana/ewe/ewe-twins.wmv
Creator: Universiteit <Leiden> / Talen en Culturen van Afrika; Merolla, Daniela
Abstract: This site offers you a lot of information on two Ghanaian Ewe Storytellers and their two stories, which were written down in Ewe, translated and analysed. You will find further information material, including interviews with two Ghanaian authors and scientists. You will find an audio sample under: mms://wm.stream1.fsw.leidenuniv.nl/let/Verba-Africana/ewe/ewe-twins.wmv. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • Background information > Introduction > Oral Literatures, Verbal Arts, Oral History and Folklore: Contested Terminologies of Orality and New Pluralism >> Concepts and Definitions >> Popular Culture > Acknowledgements• Ewe tales > About the tales > The storytellers >> Kwakuga Goka >> Hudolo Atɔsu > Headless Crabs >> Transcription and translation >> Text analysis > Jealous Twins >> Transcription and translation >> Text analysis• Ewe background materials > Ewe in Ghana > The Ewe language > Ewe Verbal Art >> Interview with Kofi Awoonor >> Interview with Kofi Anyidoho > Ewe Verbal Arts and Literature in English >> Interview with Kofi Awoonor > Ewe storytelling on radio >> Interview with Kwami Senyo
Keywords: oral literature; twin; Ewe
Countries: Ghana
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin;
Culture & Arts » Literature
Resource type: Research Projekts and Research Databases;
Individual Videos and Films
Language: English
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