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The Storyteller
Title: The Storyteller
URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRD0DM3Jjfc
Creator: University of Wisconsin <Madison, Wis.> / African Studies Program ; 1038733-X; Scheub, Harold E.
Abstract: Video meant as introduction to the art of storytelling in Southern Africa by Prof. Scheub, who did research among the Xhosa, Swati, Ndebele and Zulu. Among others, he tells the story of a Xhosa storyteller who told a story of more than 500 hours during several months about the origin of Xhosa society from a woman's perspective. [editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Republic of South Africa; oral literature; Xhosa; origin; creation myth
Countries: South Africa
Subject areas: Culture & Arts » Literature;
History & Geography » History up to 1850
Resource type: Manuals, Checklists, Guidelines, Teaching Material, Tutorials;
Individual historical Sources;
Individual Videos and Films
Language: English
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