Mudcat Café message #4029217 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #157878   Message #4029217
Posted By: Brian Peters
20-Jan-20 - 11:47 AM
Thread Name: Dave Harker, Fakesong
Subject: RE: Dave Harker, Fakesong
"Folk traditions...do not exist outside the discursive edifice of revivalism."

One is bound to ask: is there any such thing as a tradition at all, then, or does it cease to exist the moment a folklorist identifies it as such?

Enjoyed your last post, Lighter.