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Swahili Children's Literature in Contemporary Tanzania

Flavia Aiello Traoré
2010 Journal des Africanistes  
Books are classified into different levels according to age and both the themes and language of the texts are considered appropriate to each level (Kahigi, 1995: 25). 10In this context of “  ...  First, school fees were imposed, which was one of the conditions for World Bank loans in the early structural adjustment days.  ... 
doi:10.4000/africanistes.2485 fatcat:qkk636hy3vcppnq5gcftblopwq

Children's Literature of the English Renaissance

Janet C. Stavropoulos, Warren W. Wooden, Jeanie Watson
1988 The Sixteenth Century Journal  
Wooden, Warren W Children's literature of the English Renaisannce. Some essays published previously Bibliography p Includes index Contents.  ...  From Caxton to Comenius-Childermass sermons in late medieval England-Childhood and death-l etc] I Children's literature, English-History and criticism 2 English liter2ture-Early modern, 1500-1700--History  ...  part of the literary marketplace through such works as Aesop's Fables, a perennial favorite of all ages.  ... 
doi:10.2307/2540421 fatcat:tlqji4c5gzakjeyra4dxxla56a

A corpus-based account of morphosyntactic evidentiality in discourse in Chhitkul-Rākchham

Philippe Antoine Martinez
2021
Chhitkul-Rākchham is a Tibeto-Burman language of the Bodic branch spoken in Northern India.  ...  Chapter 2 provides a chronological and thematic overview of evidentiality from the beginning of the 20th century to the present.  ...  poems, and one of Aesop's fables, rewritten by La Fontaine in 1668).  ... 
doi:10.25501/soas.00035655 fatcat:zydxcbrxufarvenlne6432c2kq

Learning to tell tales

Neil McIntyre, Mirella Lapata
2009 Proceedings of the Joint Conference of the 47th Annual Meeting of the ACL and the 4th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing of the AFNLP: Volume 1 - ACL-IJCNLP '09   unpublished
Traditionally, story generators rely on a large repository of background knowledge containing information about the story plot and its characters.  ...  Our system follows a generate-and-and-rank approach where the space of multiple candidate stories is pruned by considering whether they are plausible, interesting, and coherent.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors acknowledge the support of EPSRC (grant GR/T04540/01). We are grateful to Richard Kittredge for his help with RealPro.  ... 
doi:10.3115/1687878.1687910 fatcat:xik7ngfcyray7hpq2n5jyzggmi

From Shrine to Stage: A Personal Account of the Challenges of Archiving the Tejaji Ballad of Rajasthan [chapter]

Madan Meena
2013 Oral Literature in the Digital Age: Archiving Orality and Connecting with Communities  
For one, we cannot guarantee that the practices that we put in place now will remain unchanged. If we did that, then the corpus would be basically dead, a body in the true sense of the word.  ...  There are a number of early works on the Monguor.  ...  I have come to have a chat with you. (2)B: Sain-na.  ... 
doi:10.11647/obp.0032.08 fatcat:wdybohcw4na3bijcj65jyoynou

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2013 Cartographic Perspectives  
H I S T O R I C A L AT L A S O F C A L I F O R N I A The maps included in this atlas rightfully steal the show, with chapter text laid out as a secondary element around them to emphasize this point.  ...  A review of his corpus, furthermore, showed that the sequence uniquely combines interests and strategies apparent in Slessor's earlier and later poems, including his fascination with the cartography of  ... 
doi:10.14714/cp72.429 fatcat:x5dph4ifqvestfyjur6t3evn3i

A History of Spanish Golden Age Drama

Shirley B. Whitaker, Henryk Ziomek
1987 Hispania  
CONCLUSION The Spanish Golden Age comedia represents the largest combined body of plays ever written in a specific period of time in any nation in the world.  ...  As the third child in an orphaned family of seven, Calderon was subjected to great stress from an early age.  ... 
doi:10.2307/342528 fatcat:5qfeputdrvfn5kamxob5gmmr24

Turning to Myth: The Soviet School Film Growing Up [chapter]

Hanna Paulouskaya
2021 Our Mythical Hope. The Ancient Myths as Medicine for the Hardships of Life in Children's and Young Adults' Culture  
the ages.  ...  Indeed, even if much is in our hands, like in the case of Pandora, who gave Hope a chance and opened the lid for the second time, there are things beyond our power.  ...  Plato's Philebus", in Richard Seaford, John Wilkins, and Matthew Wright, eds., Selfhood and the Soul: Essays on Ancient Thought and Literature in Honour of Christopher Gill, Oxford: Oxford University  ... 
doi:10.31338/uw.9788323552888.pp.387-412 fatcat:c3jbinfdlzeh5phk6tti4cthvm

Iconography in Medieval Spanish Literature

Joseph Szertics, John E. Keller, Richard P. Kinkade
1985 The Journal of the Midwest Modern Language Association  
Ages survives to this day, particularly in the displays of Corpus Christi during Holy Week.  ...  It was the first collection of Aesopic fables published in Spain and one of the first books printed there. It brought to the corpus of Spanish letters a cornucopia of Aesopic tradition.  ...  ; in Castigos, 55; in Cifar, 71, 73, 82; in Ysopet, 7 6 , 7 7 , 7 8 Murcia, Spain, 8 myths, Greek and Roman, 2 narrative: classic design of, 16, 19, 3 0 Nativity, 2 Netherlands, 74 North Africa, 20 nude  ... 
doi:10.2307/1315107 fatcat:2pl6ta7hrbcybixuorgqqypoui

Orphic Resonances of Love and Loss in David Almond's A Song for Ella Grey [chapter]

Owen Hodkinson
2021 Our Mythical Hope. The Ancient Myths as Medicine for the Hardships of Life in Children's and Young Adults' Culture  
[Project's website], http://omc. obta.al.uw.edu.pl/animating-the-ancient-world (accessed 15 July 2021). 30 In these sections I also make use of my reflections published in the  ...  Bibliography 29 See "Animating the Ancient World", Our Mythical Childhood...  ...  Plato's Philebus", in Richard Seaford, John Wilkins, and Matthew Wright, eds., Selfhood and the Soul: Essays on Ancient Thought and Literature in Honour of Christopher Gill, Oxford: Oxford University  ... 
doi:10.31338/uw.9788323552888.pp.645-668 fatcat:ortengt5ondvjk2cdx2lpzvcd4

Cast of Characters [chapter]

2017 'A Political Dictionary Explaining the True Meaning of Words' by Charles Pigott  
The passage here is copied from page two of the pamphlet Explanation of the Word Equality, which was printed by subscription among members of the London Corresponding Society in 1793 (see Davis [ed.],  ...  The story of Nebuchadnezzar's madness became a conventionalized reference to the 'mad' George III in radical satires.  ...  Only 'a revolution in government' can bring about a 'revolution in morals'. 21 For Pigott, the 'Age of Scandal' and the age of political enlightenment went hand in hand.  ... 
doi:10.4324/9781315263779-11 fatcat:u3xdjwjojvhlbd7ivvq6iyec3m

Pious Brief Narrative in Medieval Castilian and Galician Verse from Berceo to Alfonso X

Colbert I. Nepaulsingh, John Esten Keller
1980 Hispania  
, through the study of modern folktales, what a folktale might have been like in, say, the Age of Augustus or of Alfonso el Sabio.  ...  And in Spain until the late years of the twelfth century and the early years of the thirteenth, little literature of any variety existed except in Latin.  ...  Alfonso (name of Saint Ildefonso in his Vida), 74 Alfonso X el Sabio, 4, 77, 80  ... 
doi:10.2307/340280 fatcat:kgr2ltmuhvb6na34ico6hn663e

Lost voices of modernity: a Chinese popular fiction magazine in context

2002 ChoiceReviews  
) at the early age of fifteen (1902) .  ...  They also appeared in sections of their own within the body of the journal. They were conspicuous in that they were printed on colored paper, largely in greens and reds.  ...  The reproduction is printed in A Ying, Wan-Qing wenxue congchao: xiaoshuo xiqu, as a frontispiece illustration. Names as they appear in 2.  ... 
doi:10.5860/choice.39-3227 fatcat:6axp47qtcvetlbivebyylkb3oq

AN INSIGHT INTO THE VERY FIRST BENGALI LANGUAGE TEXT BOOKS: A VISUAL AND HISTORIOGRAPHICAL UNDERSTANDING

Maitra Lopamudra, Bajpai
2017 44-Social Affairs   unpublished
From various fables, riddles and poems found in the rich oral tradition of Bengal, to the latest publications in the format of DVD's and CD's, the medium of this body of literature has also transformed  ...  Nevertheless, more than a hundred years after the printing of the first textbook in Bengali by Pundit Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, the modern market including the internet, is flooded with various Bengali  ...  The name of the rivulet is Motibil which is a  ... 
fatcat:mbqzhtkhfbbfxdn4mjucg6nqba

A guided journey through non-interactive automatic story generation [article]

Luis Miguel Botelho
2021 arXiv   pre-print
Finally, the article presents concluding remarks in the form of suggestions of research topics that might have a significant impact on the advancement of the state of the art on autonomous non-interactive  ...  We present a literature survey on non-interactive computational story generation.  ...  The first one consists of just selecting pairs of human like animals similar to those appearing in Aesop's fables.  ... 
arXiv:2110.11167v1 fatcat:riztxaxnyrc4hp5e2qwtsu3d4y
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