MakeWork Grant http://wutc.org en Handed Down: Bringing Appalachian Folk Tales To Life http://wutc.org/post/handed-down-bringing-appalachian-folk-tales-life <p>Some stories are meant to be heard out loud.&nbsp; Particularly, stories from oral traditions, such as the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_tales" target="_blank">Jack Tales</a>, which originated in Europe.&nbsp; Immigrants brought Jack Tales to Appalachia, and more than sixty years ago, folklorist Richard Chase collected these tales and published them in print form.</p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 18:35:45 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 1156 at http://wutc.org Handed Down: Bringing Appalachian Folk Tales To Life