The Role of the Repeat in the Bear Feast in Traditional Khanty Culture

  • Anna A. Grinevich (Zorkoltseva) Institute of Philology of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science

Abstract

This paper is devoted to a role of repeat in Khanty folklore. Songs of a bear feast have served as the source material for the research. The author traces the role of a repeat at different text levels: structure, lexical level, and plot. The repeat is proposed as a fundamental method of traditional Khanty arts.
Published
2012-09-07
How to Cite
GRINEVICH (ZORKOLTSEVA), Anna A.. The Role of the Repeat in the Bear Feast in Traditional Khanty Culture. Journal of Ethnology and Folkloristics, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 2, p. 91-99, sep. 2012. ISSN 2228-0987. Available at: <https://www.jef.ee/index.php/journal/article/view/93>. Date accessed: 05 july 2020.
Section
Articles

Keywords

repeat; formula; symmetry; rhythm; Khanty bear cult