Kate Forbes

1:35pm

Fri January 27, 2012
LOCALLY-PRODUCED AUDIOBOOK

Handed Down: Bringing Appalachian Folk Tales To Life

Some stories are meant to be heard out loud.  Particularly, stories from oral traditions, such as the Jack Tales, which originated in Europe.  Immigrants brought Jack Tales to Appalachia, and more than sixty years ago, folklorist Richard Chase collected these tales and published them in print form.

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