University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: MacEdward Leach

The Men Behind the Lore

By: MacEdward Leach

The folklorist is a prosaic character alongside an archaeologist or ethnologist. Even a handful of arrowheads is likely to arouse more interest than a broadside ballad. What can a folklorist offer to rival a lost Mayan city? The Grateful Dead story can be collected in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia in a detailed and […]