The anguish of snails : Native American folklore in the West /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Toelken, Barre, 1935-2018
Format: Book
Published: Logan : Utah State University Press, [2003]
Series:Folklife of the West ; v. 2.
Table of Contents:
  • Prologue: the snail's clues
  • Cultural patterns in Native American folklore: an introduction
  • Visual patterns of performance: arts
  • Kinetic patterns of performance: dance
  • Oral patterns of performance: story and song
  • Patterns and themes in Native humor
  • Cultural patterns of discovery
  • Epilogue: "gleaning" and the active audience.