POLTERGEIST PHENOMENA IN CONTEMPORARY FOLKLORE

Article German OPEN
Oana VOICHICI;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Editura Muzeul National al Literaturii Romane
  • Journal: Diversitate si Identitate Culturala in Europa (issn: 2067-0931)
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Subject: Urban legend | supernatural | strigoi | annihilation ritual | demonic power | Social sciences (General) | H1-99

The article deals with instances of the supernatural in Romanian urban legends, namely what we call the strigoi , or poltergeist. Usually, folklorists tend to exclude the supernatural f rom the category of urban legends, however we have decided to take these accounts in... View more
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