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Passing the time in Ballymenone

culture and history of an Ulster community

by Henry H. Glassie

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ballymenone (Northern Ireland),
  • Northern Ireland,
  • Ballymenone.
    • Subjects:
    • Folklore -- Northern Ireland -- Ballymenone,
    • Folklore and history -- Northern Ireland -- Ballymenone,
    • Ballymenone (Northern Ireland) -- History,
    • Ballymenone (Northern Ireland) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementHenry Glassie ; photographs and drawings by the author.
      SeriesPublications of the American Folklore Society., v. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA995.B15 C55 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 852 p. :
      Number of Pages852
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3784659M
      ISBN 100812278232
      LC Control Number81043515

      Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Passing the Time in Ballymenone: Culture and History of an Ulster Community at . More editions of Passing the Time in Ballymenone: Passing the Time in Ballymenone: ISBN () Hardcover, Indiana University Press,

      Passing the time: folklore and history of an Ulster community. Dublin: O'Brien. MLA Citation. Glassie, Henry H. Passing the time: folklore and history of an Ulster community / Henry Glassie ; photographs and drawings by the author O'Brien Dublin Australian/Harvard Citation. Passing the Time in Ballymenone: Culture and History of an Ulster Community. By Henry Glassie. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, ; pp. xx‐ $

      In story, song, and spontaneous essay, these texts, selected from "Passing the Time in Ballymenone," tell of the coming of Christianity, of endless war, of the hardships and delights of rural life. During a time of trouble, Henry Glassie came into a community of active story-tellers in County Fermanagh in Northern Ireland, and in this book he. Henry Glassie is Professor Emeritus of Folklore at Indiana University and author of many books, including Prince Twins Seven-Seven (IUP), The Potter's Art (IUP), Vernacular Architecture (IUP), Passing the Time in Ballymenone (IUP), and Turkish Tra.


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Passing the time is not wasting time; rather, it is a vitally important way of spending meaningful time with others, of achieving and maintaining community. Such is part of the message of Henry Glassies detailed and thorough ethnographic study Passing the Time in Ballymenone.

Glassie, a long-time folklore professor at Indiana University, was very thorough indeed in setting forth his /5. Passing the Time in Ballymenone Paperback – Novem by Henry Glassie (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings. See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Cited by: Synopsis '"Passing the Time in Ballymenone" is an extraordinarily rich and rewarding book. It is about night and day, talk and work, man and nature, history and folklore, text and context, truth and order, art and culture, life and death, the ponderable and imponderable, but above all it is /5(5).

"This is an extraordinary book." -- Progress in Human Geography.". fresh and fascinating." -- Come-All-Ye.". an extraordinarily rich and rewarding book.

it is about the effort of one man to find for himself and us the life's breath of the people of Ballymenone. It is certainly a remarkable tour de force." -- Emmet Larkin, New York Times Book Review The life and art, the folklore.

““This is an extraordinary book.” —Progress in Human Geography “ fresh and fascinating.” —Come-All-Ye “ an extraordinarily rich and rewarding book it is about the effort of one man to find for himself and us the life’s breath of the people of Ballymenone.

Glassie loves the people he is describing, very much. Too much, I think. it might as well bethe way he tells the story. It's all muddy fields and thorny hedges and peat smoke and yes, Ireland was a poor country and Ballymenone was a backwater but aside from mentions of "the troubles" there's barely a clue that the industrial revolution ever happened/5.

"This is an extraordinary book." —Progress in Human Geography" fresh and fascinating." —Come-All-Ye" an extraordinarily rich and rewarding book.

it is about the effort of one man to find for himself and us the life's breath of the people of Ballymenone. It is certainly a remarkable tour de force." —Emmet Larkin, New York Times Book ReviewThe life and art, the folklore.

Passing the Time in Ballymenone by Henry Glassie,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(51). Henry Glassie, (born 24 March ) College Professor Emeritus at Indiana University Bloomington, has done fieldwork on five continents and written books on the full range of folkloristic interest, from drama, song, and story to craft, art, and of his books -- Passing the Time in Ballymenone, The Spirit of Folk Art, and Turkish Traditional Art Today-.

"This is an extraordinary book." -Progress in Human Geography " fresh and fascinating." -Come-All-Ye " an extraordinarily rich and rewarding book. it is about the effort of one man to find for himself and us the life's breath of the people of Ballymenone.

It is certainly a remarkable tour de force." -Emmet Larkin, New York Times Book Review The life and art, the folklore. Passing the time in Ballymenone: culture and history of an Ulster community.

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Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Ehrhart documents his troubled return to American society. The account /5. The Stars of Ballymenone Inon the advice of Professor Estyn Evans, head of the geography department at Queen’s University Belfast, a year-old anthropologist and folklorist from Virginia headed east to County Fermanagh to take a long, careful look at a remote rural community in a time of Trouble.

While the big book, a garrulous ethnography called Passing the Time in Ballymenone, rumbled through the press, I compiled a small one on the model of Lady Gregory's admirable Kiltartan History Book. Shorn of analysis, rendered down to the texts local people would find engaging, Irish Folk History was designed as a gift to the community, and I Author: Henry Glassie.

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This book is a collection of some 80. In the time of the Troubles, when bombs blew through the night and soldiers prowled down the roads, Henry Glassie came to the Irish borderland to learn how country people endure through history.

He settled into the farming community of Ballymenone, beside Lough Erne in the County Fermanagh, and listened to the old people. 图书Passing the Time in Ballymenone 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. -Emmet Larkin, New York Times Book Review The life and art, the folklore, history, and common work of a rural community in Northern Ireland-through the eyes and pen of gifted folklorist Henry Glassie.

It is a classic in the fullest sense, reaching beyond folklore to. Yet when the last word of this book was being written, Ballymenone was still apparently a viable community. Professor Glassie concludes ''Passing the Time in Ballymenone'' with three long essays.

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