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The Dynamics of Folklore and Orature in Culture

Organization: Department of English, SDM Govt. PG College, Doiwala, Dehradun, India
Categories: Postcolonial, Hispanic & Latino, Comparative, Interdisciplinary, Popular Culture, World Literatures, Aesthetics, Anthropology/Sociology, Classical Studies, Cultural Studies, Environmental Studies, Film, TV, & Media, Food Studies, History, Philosophy, African & African Diasporas, Asian & Asian Diasporas, Australian Literature, Canadian Literature, Caribbean & Caribbean Diasporas, Indian Subcontinent, Eastern European, Mediterranean, Middle East, Native American, Scandinavian, Pacific Literature
Event Date: 2020-10-20 Abstract Due: 2020-09-30

The Department of English, SDM Govt. PG College, Doiwala, Dehradun, India is bringing out an edited book volume titled "The Dynamics of Folklore and Orature in Culture". The sub-themes below are only suggestive of the area and are in no way restrictive. Essays with other relevant themes are also welcome.

• Interpreting Folklores
• Representation of ‘Folk’ in World Literature
• Linkage of Folklore with History
• Folk-Forms as Sites of Protest
• Gender and Folklore
• Preservation of Folk-Forms, Culture and Oral Narratives
• Language-Death and Preservation of Endangered Languages
• Folklore in Contemporary Milieu
• Nation and National Consciousness in Folklore

Editor: Dr. Pallavi Mishra, Assistant Professor of English, SDM Govt. PG College, Doiwala, Dehradun, India.

Selected papers will be published with ISBN 978-81-945995-8-6 and British Library/ Library of Congress cataloguing. The book will be brought out by an international publisher based in New Delhi, London, and New York.

Submission Guideline: Not exceeding 5,000 words (MLA 8th edition)

Submission Deadline: 15 October 2020

Email: pallavimishra.eng@gmail.com, jclaindia@gmail.com.

Each essay submitted must carry the author's bio and a declaration that it has not been presented, published, or submitted for publication elsewhere.


Pallavi Mishra