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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban folklore.,
  • Legends.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Gillian Bennett, Paul Smith.
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, v. 1718., New perspectives in folklore ;, v. 4, Garland reference library of the humanities ;, v. 1718., Garland reference library of the humanities., v. 4.
    ContributionsBennett, Gillian., Smith, Paul, 1947 Mar. 6-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR78 .C665 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlvii, 382 p. ;
    Number of Pages382
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL982220M
    ISBN 100815313179
    LC Control Number96019857

    The legends explored in this book are some of the most bizarre, gruesome, and politically sensitive stories in the contemporary legend canon. At any moment a body may be invaded by noxious creatures, deliberately infected with deadly disease, or raided to provide donor organs for sick foreigners. These are "winter's tales," the stuff of nightmares. Contemporary definition is - marked by characteristics of the present period: modern, current. How to use contemporary in a sentence. Did You Know? Synonym Discussion of contemporary.

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Contemporary legend by Gillian Bennett, , Garland edition, in English Contemporary legend ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 5. Get this from a library! Legend tripping: a contemporary legend casebook. [Lynne S McNeill; Elizabeth Tucker] -- "Explores the practice of legend tripping, where individuals or groups travel to a site where an urban legend is thought to have taken place. Legend tripping is depicted throughout vernacular.

      Although the myth of the royal family’s circumcision tradition is of recent invention, the process by which the narratives developed will be better understood if we briefly consider the differing shades of meaning conveyed by the terms urban myth, urban legend, contemporary legend and by: 2. Legend tripping is a name bestowed by folklorists and anthropologists on an adolescent practice (containing elements of a rite of passage) in which a usually furtive nocturnal pilgrimage is made to a site which is alleged to have been the scene of some tragic, horrific, and possibly supernatural event or practice has been documented most thoroughly to date in the United States.


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