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(brɜr, brɛər; Sou. dial. bɜr)

n. Southern U.S.
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, br’er
n (old)Gevatter m (old)
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It turned Brer Merlin green with envy and spite, which was a great satisfaction to me.
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Another entry summarizes the elements of slave narratives and trickster tales, such as Brer Rabbit stories.
Sonja Spiers' awaya nd-gone sort Brer Hedgehog (T6) sees out the 642m trip surprisingly well.
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit (UTV, 9.45am - 11am) Children's musical animation based on the classic folk tales about a cunning rabbit trying to outwit a scheming fox.
Another early role saw him dressed as Brer Fox in a production of Brer Rabbit, which also starred a young Benjamin Whitrow who had made his professional debut at the Liverpool Playhouse in 1959.
This essay will explore Fanon's overt and covert uses of African American folk hero, Brer Rabbit in Black Skin White Masks.
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Via the major character types culled from the lore used in Invisible Man, such as the witty Brer Rabbit, Brer Dog and the preacher and his sermons, have their base in African culture, Ellison is illustrating that an artistic continuum of art forms in the New World which have their base in exponent and custodian of Black culture analogous to the griot in African societies.
The collection includes versions of the stories of Casey Jones, Brer Rabbit, Rip Van Winkle, and Johnny Appleseed.
Told by an old slave to a little white boy, the stories featured a "trickster" hero called Brer ("Brother") Rabbit.