English

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

ENGH 315: Folklore and Folklife

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Section Information from the Schedule of Classes for Fall 2014

ENGH 315-001:
Folklore and Folklife  —  Joy Fraser

09:00 AM to 10:15 AM TR —  Robinson A123

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Topics include folktales, personal narratives, legends, proverbs, jokes, folk songs, folk art and craft, and folk architecture. Considers ethnicity, community, family, festival, folklore in literature, and oral history. Discusses traditions in students' own lives.

Equivalent to ENGL 333 (2010-2011 Catalog)

Prerequisites:

Satisfaction of University requirements in 100-level English and in Mason Core literature.

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