Folklore Resources

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What is folklore?

What is Folklore?

The immense mass of cultural and traditional beliefs, superstitions, fancies, and stories is called folklore and it is found in all parts of the world.
What are Fairy Tales

What are Fairy Tales?

Fairy Tales are stories that take the protagonists through hard conditions to the triumph of the spirit, which craves freedom, happiness, righting of wrongs and rewarding of virtue.
Fable

An Essay Upon Fable

Preface: Bewick’s Select Fables of Aesop and Others Fable is the method of conveying truth under the form of...
The Life of Aesop

Who is Aesop?

Aesop, according to the best accounts, was a native of Phrygia, a province of the Lesser Asia, and born in the city Cotiæum. He was a person of a remarkable genius, and extraordinary character; for though he was born a slave, by the assistance of his genius and virtue, he procured his own emancipation.

ABOUT THE EDITOR

S. E. Schlosser
Editor of WorldFolklore.net and AmericanFolklore.net, S.E. Schlosser is the author of the Spooky Series by Globe Pequot Press. She has been telling stories since she was a child, when games of "let's pretend" quickly built themselves into full-length tales acted out with friends. A graduate of both Houghton College and the Institute of Children's Literature, Sandy received her MLS from Rutgers University while working as a full-time music teacher and a freelance author.
The Spooky Series by S.E. Schlosser