Glassie, Henry

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GLASSIE, Henry. American, b. 1941. Genres: Mythology/Folklore, Art/Art history, History. Career: Indiana University, Bloomington, professor (distinguished rank) of folklore, codirector of Turkish studies, member of the departments of folklore, American studies, Middle Eastern studies, and Central Eurasian studies. Publications: AND ILLUSTRATOR: Pattern in the Material Folk Culture of the Eastern United States, 1968; (with M. Leach) A Guide for Collectors of Oral Tradition and Folk Cultural Material in Pennsylvania, 1968; (with E.D. Ives and J.F. Szwed) Folksongs and Their Makers, 1970; All Silver and No Brass: An Irish Christmas Mumming, 1975; Folk Housing in Middle Virginia: A Structural Analysis of Historic Artifacts, 1975; (ed. with L. Degh and F.J. Oinas) Folklore Today: A Festschrift for Richard M. Dorson, 1976; Passing the Time in Ballymenone: Culture and History of an Ulster Community, 1982; Irish Folk History: Texts from the North, 1982; (ed.) Irish Folktales, 1985; The Spirit of Folk Art: The Girard Collection at the Museum of International Folk Art, 1989; (and designer) Turkish Traditional Art Today, 1993. Author of scholarly essays. Address: Folklore Institute, Indiana University, 504 North Fess Ave., Bloomington, IN 47405, U.S.A.

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