Slavic Folklore: A Handbook

Slavic Folklore: A HandbookNatalie Kononenko

Slavic Folklore: A Handbook

Westport, Connecticut and London: Greenwood Press

2007

Slavic folklore has great cultural significance and international influence. Written for students and general readers, this book offers a brief but thorough introduction to Slavic folklore. Included are explanations of the different types of Slavic folklore, the role of Slavic folklore in literature and popular culture, and the state of criticism and scholarship on this field of interest. The volume provides numerous examples and cites print and electronic sources for further reading.