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Author Allen, Catherine J

Title Foxboy : intimacy and aesthetics in Andean stories / Catherine J. Allen ; with illustrations by Julia Meyerson
Edition 1st ed
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011

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Description 1 online resource (xii, 279 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture.
Contents ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; CONTENTS; FRINGE; BEGINNING; SHALL I TELL YOU A STORY?; A MARRIED COUPLE; A FOX!; INNER THREADS; STRANGE SPOUSES; LISTENING TO NUMBERS; "CHAYRÍ?"; AT THE BASE OF A BOULDER; HOUSE OF DAMNED SOULS; CANNIBAL LOVER; MAMACHA; INSIDE OUT; RETURNING; FRINGE; APPENDIX A "KUNDURMANTA" "About Condor"; APPENDIX B "UKUKUMANTA" "About Bear"; APPENDIX C "CH'ASKA WARMI" "Star-wife"; APPENDIX D "HUALLASMANTA" "About the Huallas"; APPENDIX E GUIDE TO PRONUNCIATION AND GLOSSARY; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; STORY INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Quechua Indians -- Folklore
Quechua language -- Texts
Quechua textile fabrics.
Foxes -- Folklore.
Tales -- Andes Region
Erotic stories -- Social aspects -- Andes Region
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Folklore & Mythology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Foxes
Quechua Indians
Quechua language
Quechua textile fabrics
Tales
Andes Region
Genre/Form Folklore
Texts
Electronic resource.
Form Electronic book
Author Meyerson, Julia, 1953-
ISBN 0292734840
9780292734845