(And beware publishers who reproduce traditional literature without acknowledging the source or the name of the reteller
Moreover, a note on sources at the end of the book confirms Andrews's attentiveness to her position as both a teller and a reteller
. Full of magic and seemingly impossible feats, her Ti-Jean tales are matched by Petricic's equally fantastic take on the coyly smiling, straggly haired hero and his magical adventures.
We can, then, situate Bersuire's stories of werewolves against the background of the charges of heresy made against him and in relation to a lengthy career as a translator of the Roman historian Livy and as a reteller
of Ovidian myth.
WHELAN, Olwyn (illus.) Siobhan Parkinson (reteller
) Spellbound: Tales of Enchantment from Ancient Ireland Frances Lincoln, 2012 65pp $32.95 ISBN 9781847801401 SCIS 1592203
Some, for instance, Martin Buber (1878-1965), a noted Jewish philosopher and reteller
of Hasidic tales, saw God as "in eclipse" at the time of the Nazi killing-machine, followed by a re-appearance.
feedback by adding anything important that the reteller
has left out.
Keenan, Hugh (1992) 'Joel Chandler Harris and the Legitimacy of the Reteller
of Folktales" in G.D Schmidt and D.R Hettinga (eds.) Sitting at the
Korda is a first-rate storyteller; to be more precise, a story reteller
. The book provides no revelations based on exhaustive research in primary sources.
The story is thus amplified from its previous form, carrying with it the added resonance of the reteller
. As Stravinsky famously said, in retort to the critics of Pulcinella, "to copy is to critique" (111-114).
It turns out that this former Newfoundlander, now a resident of Toronto, is a well-practised Grimm reteller
despite his youth.
For the purposes of our project involving the authentication of a picture-storybook adaptation of traditional literature from a specific cultural group, we define authenticity as the extent to which the reteller
, adaptor, or illustrator (1) remains reasonably true to the original printed source, (2) accurately and respectfully represents the values and beliefs of the cultural group, and (3) responsibly depicts geographical, historical, and cultural details.
Dee, Ruby, reteller
. Two Ways to Count to Ten: A Liberian Folktale.