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The Role of Folk Consciousness in the Modern State: Its Efficacy, Use and Abuse

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Brown, Jim 
Dregang, Ap 


Video footage of part of a presentation given by Dr Jim Brown (Standford University) on the role of folk consciousness in the modern state, given at the National Storytelling Conference in Bhutan in 2009. This is followed by The presentation is followed by Ap Dregang narrating 'Tshongon Dawa Zango and Damtsi Drem'.


Bhutan, Story telling, Linguistic Anthropology, Oral Literature, Storyteller, Folk, Oral Tradition, folktales

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World Oral Literature Project

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World Oral Literature Project: an urgent global initiative to document and make accessible endangered oral literatures before they disappear without record.