Ethnic Storytelling and Folklore

 

Australian Storytelling

www.AustralianStorytelling.org.au

The Web page of Australian storytelling features Australian storytellers, stories, guilds, events, and links.

 

Bodhran Brothers

www.bodhranbrothers.com

Irish Music and Stories

 

California Indian Storytelling Association

www.cistory.org

The home page for The California Indian Storytelling Association includes goals of the organization, upcoming events, membership information, and a newsletter.

 

Folktales and Legends from Britain

www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/index.html

Folktales from Many Lands, Collected by Peace Corps Volunteers

http://www.peacecorps.gov/wws/students/folktales

 

Hasidic Stories by Sterna Citron

www.613.org/hasid.html

This page is a collection of Hasidic stories read aloud.

 

Jaliyaa Storytelling

www.wovenweb.org

Site examines the ancient West African Bardic tradition known as Jaliyaa; includes explanations, descriptions and graphics of historical and cultural significance.

 

Nature Story

www.naturestory.com

Learn nature stories from around the world at this innovative website.  The site also includes a calendar of Minnesota story events and workshops.

 

Powerful Symbols

www.powersource.com/gallery/objects/

This page contains Native American animal stories and information.

 

Rabbi's Daughter

www.rabbisdaughter.com

Ozzie Nogg writes and tells personal stories based on her life growing up as a rabbi's daughter. Her story performances -- Telling Tales Out of Shul -- entertain both adults and children and are perfect for creative services in synagogues and churches as well as for study weekends, retreats, workshops, seminars, organizational meetings and fundraising events.

 

Texas Scrapbook

www.texancultures.utsa.edu/publications/scrapbook/index.htm

Click on "Storytelling" in this Texas Scrapbook for a discussion of the development, uses, and meaning of storytelling along with three "pretests" which let you in on a secret: you already know a lot about world folk stories and storytelling.

 

Wisdom and Spiritual Tales

www.wisdomtales.com

Offers a wisdom story every other month from various spiritual and cultural traditions, an article about using wisdom tales on the spiritual path, a bibliography, and a humorous column called that readers can write into called: Ask TellMe Anutha which also features stories.

 

Hawk Hurst Flutes

www.hawkhurstflutes.com

Offers information about Hawk Hurst, his performances, and unique musical instruments such as the Native American flute.