LAA 700

Latin American Library Resources

FOLKLORE AND POPULAR CULTURE

Outline

  1. Dictionaries, Guides and Handbooks
  2. Reference books on Latin American folklore
  3. Indexes
  4. Argentina
  5. Brazil
  6. Chile
  7. Colombia
  8. Dominican Republic
  9. Ecuador
  10. Guatemala
  11. Afro-American culture

Rev. 10/06

 

DICTIONARIES, GUIDES AND HANDBOOKS

Brunvand, Jan Harold. Folklore: A Study and Research Guide. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1976.

(Z 5981 .B78 Reference)

Cotterell, Arthur. Macmillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Myths & Legends. New York : Macmillan, c1989.

(BL303 .C67 1989 Reference)

Funk & Wagnalls Standard Dictionary of Folklore, Mythology and Legend. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1972.

(GR 35 .F82 Reference)

Folklore : An Encyclopedia of Beliefs, Customs, Tales, Music, and Art. Edited by Thomas A. Green. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1997. (2 vols)

(GR35 .F63 1997 Reference)

Folklore of World Holidays. Edited by Robert H. Griffin and Ann H. Shurgin. 2nd ed. Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research, c1998.

(GT3930 .F65 1998 Reference)

Handbook of Latin American Studies. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1936- 58 vols.

(Z 1605 .H23 Reference)
(Online: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/hlas/ )

Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary: Detailing More Than 2,000 Observances From All 50 States and More Tthan 100 Nations. Edited by Helene Henderson and Sue Ellen Thompson. 2nd ed. Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, 1997.

(GT3925 .T46 1997 Reference)

Imagination Beyond Nation : Latin American Popular Culture. Edited by Eva P. Bueno and Terry Caesar. Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, c1998.

(F1408.3 .I43 1998)
2 copies.

Jobes, Gertrude. Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore and Symbols. New York : Scarecrow Press, 1961-62. (3 vols)

(GR35 .J6 Reference)

Latin American Popular Culture : An Introduction. William H. Beezley and Linda A. Curcio- Nagy, editors. Wilmington, Del. : SR Books, 2000.

(F1408.3 .L2743 2000)

Legends of the World. Edited by Richard Cavendish. New York: Schocken Books, 1982.

(GR 79 .L43 1982 Reference)

The Mythology of All Races. Boston: M. Jones, 1916-1932. 13 vols.

(BL 25 .M8 Reference)

Steinfirst, Susan. Folklore and Folklife: A Guide to English-Language Reference Sources. New York: Garland, 1992.

(Z 5981 .S74 1992 Reference)

 

REFERENCE BOOKS ON LATIN AMERICAN FOLKLORE

Boggs, Ralph Steele. Bibliography of Latin American Folklore. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1940. (Inter-American Bibliographical and Library Association. Publications. Ser. I, v.5)

(Z 5984 .L4 B7 Reference)

Hinds, Harold E., and Tatum, Charles M., eds. Handbook of Latin American Popular Culture. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1985.

(F 1408.3 .H316 1985 Reference)

Niles, Susan A. South American Indian Narrative, Theoretical and Analytical Approaches: An Annotated Bibliography. New York: Garland, 1981.

(Z 1209.2 .S77 N54)

UCLA Latin American monographic series, "Folk Literature of the ..."

 

INDEXES

Art Index

Historical Abstracts

HLAS

HRAF

 

ARGENTINA

Coluccio, Félix. Diccionario folklórico argentino. Buenos Aires: El Ateneo, 1981. 6th ed.

(GR 133 .A7 C58 1981)

Cortázar, Augusto Raúl. Guía bibliográfica del folklore argentino: primera contribución. Buenos Aires: Facultad de Filosofía y Letras de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, Instituto de Literatura Argentina, Sección de Bibliografía, 1942. (Publicaciones, tomo 1, no. 1)

(Z 5984 .A7 C6)

 

BRAZIL

Cascudo, Luis da Câmara. Dicionario do folclore brasileiro. 2a ed., rev. e aumentada. Rio de Janeiro: Ministeiro da Educação e Cultura, Instituto Nacional do Livro, 1962. 2 vols.

(398.0981 .C266d 1962 Anschutz – 1 North)

Nascimento, Braulio do. Bibliografia do folclore brasileiro. Rio de Janeiro: Biblioteca Nacional, Divisão de Publicações e Divulgação, 1971. (Coleção Rodolfo Garcia. Serie B., Catálogos e bibliografias)

(Z 5984 .B7 N38)

 

CHILE

Pereira Salas, Eugenio. Guía bibliográfica para el estudio del folklore chileno. Santiago: Instituto de Investigaciones Musicales, Universidad de Chile, 1952.

(Z 5984 .C45 P4)

Castillo-Feliú, Guillermo I. Culture and Customs of Chile. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2000.

(F3099 .C286 2000)

 

COLOMBIA

Williams, Raymond L. and Kevin G. Guerrieri. Culture and Customs of Colombia. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.

(F2279 .W55 1999)

 

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Brown, Isabel Zakrzewski. Culture and Customs of the Dominican Republic. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1999.

(F1938.45 .B76 1999)

 

ECUADOR

Carvalho Neto, Paulo de. Diccionario del folklore ecuatoriano. Quito: Editorial Casa de la Cultura Ecuatoriana, 1964. (His Tratado del folklore ecuatoriano, 1)

(GR 133 .E3 C293)

Handelsman, Michael. Culture and Customs of Ecuador. Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2000

(F3738 .H34 2000)

 

GUATEMALA

Bibliografía del folklore de Guatemala, 1892-1980. Guatemala: Dirección General de Antropología e Historia; Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala, Facultad de Humanidades, Escuela de Bibliotecología, 1980.

(Z 5984 .G9 B52 1980)

 

AFRO-AMERICAN CULTURE

Nuñez, Benjamin. Dictionary of Afro-Latin American Civilization. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1980.

(F 1408.3 .N86 Reference)

Szwed, John F., and Abrahams, Roger D. Afro-American Folk Culture: An Annotated Bibliography of Materials from North, Central, and South America, and the West Indies. Philadelphia: Institute for the Study of Human Issues, 1978. 2 vols. (Publications of the American Folklore Society. Bibliographical and Special Series, v. 31-32)

(Z 5984 .A44 S95)