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

Heringa, Rens
November 1997
Asian Folklore Studies;1997, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p355
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
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.


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