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Necmi Erdoğan

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necmi@metu.edu.tr
Department
Department of Political Science and Public Administration
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The Vicissitudes of Folk Narratives in Republican Turkey: The "People," National Pedagogy, and Grotesque Laughter
Erdoğan, Necmi (2015-01-01)
The article examines the attempts to modernize folk narratives in Turkey, with a special emphasis on the ones characterized by grotesque imagery, including shadow theatre and Keloglan tales. During the 1930s, the early Rep...