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Roger Abrahams

Roger D. Abrahams is a former president of the American Folklore Society. Among his most recent books are African Folktales (also availabe in Pantheon paperback), After Africa (with John Szwed, and Singing the Master.

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African American Folktales
Written by Roger Abrahams
Pantheon | Trade Paperback | January 1999
$19.95/22.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-70539-7 (0-375-70539-2)

From the canefileds of the ante-bellum South, the villages of the Caribbean islands, and the streets of contemporary inner cities, here are more than one hundred tales from an "incredibly rich and affirmative storytelling tradition" (Choice).

Full of life, wisdom, and humor, these tales range from the earthy comedy of tricksters to... Read more






African Folktales
Written by Roger Abrahams
Pantheon | Trade Paperback | August 1983
$18.95/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-394-72117-0 (0-394-72117-9)

Nearly 100 stories from over 40 tribe-related myths of creation, tales of epic deeds, ghost stories and tales set in both the animal and human realms. Read more





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