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ERIC Number: EJ601129
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0045-6713
The Point of Horror: The Relationship between Teenage Popular Horror Fiction and the Oral Repertoire.
Wilson, Michael
Children's Literature in Education, v31 n1 p1-9 Mar 2000
Explores the relationship between teenage oral narrative folklore and popular fiction. Concentrates on the use of folklore in the "Point Horror" series occurring on two separate levels; as it is used by the writers and by the publishers. Concludes that there appears to be a strong relationship between "Point Horror" fiction and the teenage oral narrative repertoire. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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