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Rs storytellers have gathered in the Jemaa el Fna the legendary suare of the city to recount ancient folktales and fables to rapt audiences But this uniue chain of oral tradition that has passed seamlessly from generation The Last Kindle to generation is teetering on the brink of extinction The competing distractions of television movies and the internet have drawn th.

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[KINDLE] ❄ The Last Storytellers By Richard L. Hamilton – Pnoy.me Marrakech is the heart and lifeblood of Morocco's ancient storytelling tradition For nearly a thousand years storytellers have gathered in the Jemaa el Fna the legendary suare of the city to recount a[KINDLE] The Last Storytellers By Richard L. Hamilton Pnoy.me Marrakech is the heart and lifeblood of Morocco's ancient storytelling tradition For nearly a thousand years storytellers have gathered in the Jemaa el Fna the legendary suare of the city to recount a Marrakech is the heart and lifeblood of Morocco's ancient storytelling tradition For nearly a thousand yea.

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  1. Mindy McAdams Mindy McAdams says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBI searched out books about Morocco because I was going to visit Morocco in May 2016 As a result I read a number of very good books that otherwise I might never have found This collection of oral folk tales from the public storytellers in Marrakech is uniue among those books and I really loved itThe collector and writer of these tales has been a BBC journalist for almost 20 years In his wonderful introduction to this book he explains how the traditional storytellers were a fixture in Marrakech's famous public suare the Jemaa el Fna for hundreds of years — and now their art form is disappearing as they die o


  2. Xanthe.Greshamgmail.Com Xanthe.Greshamgmail.Com says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBMy husband Robin treated me with a trip to Marrakesh We went straight to the holy grail of storytellers the Jemaa el Fnaa in the Medina uarter We found monkeys in dresses coiled up snakes but no storytellers We asked and asked and were assured they would come but they never did We tried for three days Finally I walked into a bookshop and Richard L Hamilton's The Last Storytellers fell into my hands I read the stories while breathing in the sensory delights of the marketplace a


  3. Simon Bell Simon Bell says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBThis book is clever fun and very interesting It teaches some valuable lessons which help you to see things differently It's a great read and will keep you immersed for days You will permanently have your head buried in this book and its many tales Definitely read it Zoe age 10


  4. Csenge Csenge says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBRichard Hamilton collected thirty seven folktales between 2006 and 2009 on the Jemaa el Fna the famous market of Marrakesh where the five tellers of these tales were among the last who still make or used to make a living from telling stories to a live audience The translations are not verbatim and Hamilton admits to occasionally embellishing the language of the stories which shows when a turn of phrase sounds modern but they are close to the originals This is not a folklore publication by a long shot so it lacks notes but it is a very enjoyable read and has a long and detailed Introduction to the circumstances of collection Moroccan storytellin


  5. Ita Ita says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUB'The Last Storytellers' is a book that puts into print stories from the Moroccan tradition of oral storytelling which goes back almost a thousand years and is now in danger of becoming extinct Assisted by his guide Ahmed Tija Richard Hamilton the BBC's Moroccan correspondent sought out in Marrakech five authentic storytellers Typically they were men who followed what they saw as their fate despite the disapproval of orthodox Islam and the opposition of their families who regarded storytelling as little better than beggingThe last storytellers may be aged poor and frail but their stories are rich in detail and full of vitality One learned most of the Old Testament and all of One Thousand and One Nights Another studied classical Arab tex


  6. Thomas Hübner Thomas Hübner says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBa wonderful bookRichard Hamilton a BBC journalist with a weak spot for Morocco has collected some of the stories that are told until today by the traditional storytellers in Marrakech The storyteller once a fixture of each Arabic tea house is unfortunately a craft that is disappearing uickly thanks to the ever present TV or other electronic gimmicks in each coffee shop or tea house nowadays And that is a real cultural loss At least some of the stories of this maybe last generation of master storytellers is preserved in this bookH


  7. Daniela Daniela says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBThis is like a coloring book for grown ups one's own imagination makes the difference between a boring sketch and a wonderful story Alternatively one could really do with a story tellerLike 1001 Nights and very much unlike the Western fairy tales the stories go unpredictable ways and have a twisted sense of who deserves the princess and the kingdom In The Sultan's Daughter and the Leper the guy who is lazy drunk ugly and not particularly clever wins just because he is massively lucky Likewise in The Sultan and the Thief the guy who kills a long list of innocents including his brother gets the job because he outsmarts his opponents You will enjoy this book


  8. Bouchra Zahhaf Bouchra Zahhaf says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBThis is by so far one of the best books that tackled the art of storytelling in Marrakech Through a collection of stories from the Moroccan folklore Hamilton takes the readers to experience a new world; a world that lays in the imagination of oral storytellers in the red city of Marrakech It is an interesting book for both Moroccan readers who want to learn about oral storytelling as a Moroccan cultural aspect through stories which might be lost or forgotten and Western readers who might have never been to Morocco but are interested to learn about it's arts especially the art of storytelling as a cultural aspect of the country and as an experience and a life practice for the oral storytellers


  9. Rachel Blech Rachel Blech says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBThis collection of short tales unlocks the mysteries of some of the old fables of Morocco that are part of the tapestry of Marrakech cultural traditions In particular the simplicity of the message and moral of some of the stories sticks with the reader long after the last page has been turned one year after first reading these stories I still recall the tale which describes the birth of the Sahara desert growing and swelling in size with each lie told by Man The Last Storytellers captures the dying art of the oral tradition of storytellers who used to perform in villages and towns across Morocco it preserves some of these tales for future generations and for a wider au


  10. Tash Bell Tash Bell says:

    The Last Storytellers ePUB Ô The Last Kindle - last kindle, storytellers pdf, The Last epub, The Last Storytellers PDFEPUBI loved this book so much it prompted me to travel to Morocco which is saying something as I'm usually Megaluf than mega culture Richard Hamil


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