From The Archives

Pass It On - Storytelling

07/15/1986 | 28m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

This program highlights the tradition of telling stories, reciting poems and spinning tall tales. Among the storytellers are Keith Wallace of Waterbury, Cora Bardwell of Dover and Claire Bouffard Chase of Jericho. Richard Sweterlitsch, a professor who teaches folklore at the University of Vermont, and Jane Beck, the state folklorist, comment on the narrative styles heard in the program.

Aired: 07/15/86

Rating: NR

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