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The Resource Film, folklore, and urban legends, Mikel J. Koven

Film, folklore, and urban legends, Mikel J. Koven

Label
Film, folklore, and urban legends
Title
Film, folklore, and urban legends
Statement of responsibility
Mikel J. Koven
Title variation
Film, folklore & urban legends
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Koven, Mikel J
Dewey number
791.43
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1994
LC item number
.K675 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Folklore in motion pictures
Label
Film, folklore, and urban legends, Mikel J. Koven
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007022349.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-190) and index
  • Includes filmography: p. 177-180
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. The study of folklore and film -- Folklore and film -- pt. 2. The search for a methodology -- Based on some forgotten lore : The Wicker Man, Frazer, and the ancient Celts -- Search for tale-types and motifs in the zombie film -- Orality as methodology for understanding vernacular comedies and the comic corpse -- pt. 3. Issues of belief -- Discourses of belief in The X-files -- "Buzz off!" : the killer bee movie as modern belief narrative -- pt. 4. Urban legends and film -- Studying the urban legend film -- The slasher film as folkloristic social script -- pt. 5. Ostension -- Film and ostension : the case of Candyman -- The convergence of folklore, belief, and popular media : the case of Most Haunted
Control code
1140317
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 201 pages
Isbn
9780810860254
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007022349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1140317
  • (OCoLC)137305954
Label
Film, folklore, and urban legends, Mikel J. Koven
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0719/2007022349.html
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-190) and index
  • Includes filmography: p. 177-180
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- pt. 1. The study of folklore and film -- Folklore and film -- pt. 2. The search for a methodology -- Based on some forgotten lore : The Wicker Man, Frazer, and the ancient Celts -- Search for tale-types and motifs in the zombie film -- Orality as methodology for understanding vernacular comedies and the comic corpse -- pt. 3. Issues of belief -- Discourses of belief in The X-files -- "Buzz off!" : the killer bee movie as modern belief narrative -- pt. 4. Urban legends and film -- Studying the urban legend film -- The slasher film as folkloristic social script -- pt. 5. Ostension -- Film and ostension : the case of Candyman -- The convergence of folklore, belief, and popular media : the case of Most Haunted
Control code
1140317
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
ix, 201 pages
Isbn
9780810860254
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007022349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1140317
  • (OCoLC)137305954

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