TITLE

Dewi Sri in village garb: Fertility, myth, and ritual in Northeast Java

AUTHOR(S)
Heringa, Rens
PUB. DATE
November 1997
SOURCE
Asian Folklore Studies;1997, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p355
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the examination of a number of myths concerned with human and agricultural fertility, which were collected over a period of twenty years in villages near Tuban on the northeast coast of Java. Indepth look at the characteristics of Kerek; Investigation of the classification of myths; Conclusion reached on the examination.
ACCESSION #
638585

 

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