TAl CULTURE

Interdisciplinary Tai Studies Series

 

Vol. 18: Tai Oral Tradition

 

This volume is dedicated to the memory of Dr. Christian Velder, (175-186)

 

3 Editorial

Part 1: ARTICLES

6 John F. Hartmann KHP LUE: Singing in the Lue Manner

11 Soison Sakolrak MYTH-MAKING IN CULTURAL PRODUCTIONS:
Reconstruction of Lilit Phra Loo

23 Tongyin Yang KAM STORYTELLING AND ASPECTS OF ITS
NARRATIVE DISCOURSE

45 Siraporn Nathalang DIALOGUE AND COEXISTENCE BETWEEN THE NATURE GODS AND THE BUDDHA.

An Analysis of Various Myths of Tai Peoples in Southeast Asia and Yunnan, China

53 Elena Afanasieva phii AND khwan in THAI LITERATURE and FOLKLORE

60 Wajuppa Todsa DISSEMINATING AND BRINGING TO LIFE TRADITIONAL THAI/LAO FOLK LITERATURE AMONG THE YOUNGER GENERATION

74 Oliver Raendchen A LAO TRICKSTER TALE CYCLE: SIANG MIANG.

Some thoughts on a sub-genre of the Lao oral tradition

86 Nguyn Xun Hin / Trn Dang Dn

ABOUT THE POPULARITY OF THE VIETNAMESE
PLAA BOO THOONG

101 Cam Trong FOLKLORE OF THE TAI PEOPLES OF VIETNAM

108 Mani-Samouth M.P. Rattana Koumphon
NAANG PAAKPEN: a Lao version of a Panchatantra
story: some comments

110 Phiulavan Luangvanna ON TAI PHUAN POETRY

113 Sitthisone Saysongkham PROVERBS OF THE LAO: A short

presentation of the tngti-phaasit subgroup.

Translation and Comments

117 Boike Rehbein THE RE-INVENTION OF LAO PROVERBS

119 The Epic Chang Haan

124 Chen Hui A BRIEF INTRODUCTION IN THE FOLK
LITERATURE OF THE ZHUANG PEOPLE

127 Jana Igunma ILLUSTRATED MANUSCRIPTS FROM THAILAND

140 Oliver Raendchen HAS THE khn TO DO WITH TAI ORAL TRADITION?

146 khn IN CLASSICAL THAI THEATRE

Part 2: ORIGINAL TEXT SOURCES

149 Nicola B. Tannenbaum SERMON delivered by Tu Calern,
Abbot of the Mook Tsam Pe temple

151 Chaichuen Kamdaengyodtai THE SPIRIT OF THE RICE

157 Sai Aung Tun A LOVE STORY FROM A SHAN PAPER SCROLL

169 Wen Xueyang WHY THE CAT AND THE RAT ARE ENEMIES

170 Oliver Raendchen THAAO TAU KHAM A Lao Fairytale

172 THE LEGEND OF bangfai phanjaa naak

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175 translations of fairy-tales by Christian Velder

 

Part 3: COMMUNICATIONS

180 obituary

Dr. Christian Velder

book reviews

184 reviews on Christian Velders books

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187 other book reviews

 

presentation

194 Jana Igunma phongsawadaan mang laan saang

 

portrait

195 Jana Igunma PIERRE NGINN

198 Thanet Charoenmuang CHARAN MANOPHET

200 INFORMAL NORTHERN THAI GROUP (INTG)

 

conference review

202 Oliver Raendchen 1st COMPARATIVE YUNNAN TAI STUDIES 0304

204 Oliver Raendchen 1st LAO LITERARY HERITAGE intl. conf. 0401

206 Boike Rehbein 1st LAOS STUDIES intl. conf. 0505

 

future conferences

208 1st Intl. Congress POWER OF LANGUAGE 0605

 

209 annoted bibliography