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Bibliographia Humboldtiana

IV. Translations

Cultural, social anthropology (ethnology)

Funk, Prof. Dr. Dmitry A.

Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russian Federation
Field of research: Cultural, social anthropology (ethnology)
Host: Prof. Dr. Karl Reichl Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  • Dmitry A. Funk: Unpublished Enets tales as recorded by B.O. Dolgikh. In: Myth, symbol, ritual. Peoples of Siberia. (Ed. Sergei Yu. Neklyudov ) Moscow: Russian State Univ. for Humanitarian Studies, 2008, p. 174 - 192 [Description and first analysis of some unpublished Enets (a Siberian ethnic group) folklore texts from the heritage of a Russian scholar Boris O. Dolgikh, stored in the archive of IEA RAS, Moscow].

  • Dmitry A. Funk: (review) Ye.N. Kuz’mina. Index of loci communes of the hero epics of Siberian people (Altai, Buriats, Tuvinians, Khakass, Shors, Yakuts). Experimental edition / Ed. N.A. Elekseev. Novosibirsk, 2005. - 1382 p. In: Etnograficheskoye obozreniye (Ethnographic review). 2, 2008, p. 173 - 177 [Critical discussion of basic principles used in the ].

  • Dmitry A. Funk: Shorskie epicheskie skazaniia o bogatyre Khan-Mergene (Shor epic tales about hero called Khan-Mergen). In: Istoriko-kulturnoe vzaimodejstvie narodov Sibiri (Historical and cultural interaction of Siberian peoples). (Ed. Irina V. Shentsova, Denis M. Tokmashev) Novokuznetsk: Kuzbasskaia gosudarstvennaia pedagogisheskaia akademiia, 2008, p. 300 - 301 [Siberian Turkic peoples, Shors, epic tales].

  • Karl Reichl: Turkic epos: traditions, forms, poetic structure / Translated from English by Viktoria Treister under edition of Dmitry Funk. Moscow: Vostochnaya literatura, 2008, 383 pp. Original author: Karl Reichl (Russian) [First Russian translation of a well-known book by Karl Reichl, initially printed in 1992 (Garland Publ., Inc.) in a series “The Albert Bates Lord studies in oral tradition”.].

Mencej, Prof. Dr. Mirjam

University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Field of research: Folklore studies
Host: Prof. Dr. Annette Kehnel Universität Mannheim
  • Mirjam Mencej: Space and Time in Europe: East and West, Past and Present. Ljubljana: Univerza v Ljubljani, 2008, 387 pp.

  • Mirjam Mencej: Night witches in rural eastern Slovenia in the context of slavic and european parallels. In: Ethnologia slovaca et slavica. 32, 2007, p. 45 - 58 Original author: Mirjam Mencej (English) [ethnology, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Witchcraft in eastern Slovenia and western Macedonia : a comparative analysis. In: Post-Yugoslav lifeworlds (Zupaničeva knjižnica, no. 15/1). 2nd ed.. (Ed. ŠMITEK, Zmago, SVETIEVA, Aneta ) Ljubljana: Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, 2008, p. 37 - 67 Original author: Mirjam Mencej (English) [ethnology, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Walking in circles. In: Space and time in Europe : East and West, past and present, (Zbirka Zupaničeva knjižnica no. 25). (Ed. MENCEJ, Mirjam) Ljubljana: Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, 2008, p. 35 - 65 [ethnology, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Witchcraft in Eastern Slovenia. In: Witchcraft mythologies and persecutions, (Demons, spirits, witches, vol. 3). . (Ed. PÓCS, Éva, KLANICZAY, Gábor.) Budapest, New York: Central European University Press, 2008, p. 295 - 314 [ethnology, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Symbolism of circular movement in European traditional culture. Ljubljana: Universität Ljubljana, 2013, 232 pp.

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: Security Guards as Participants in and Mediators of a Ghost Tradition. In: Fabula. 56, 2015, p. 40 - 66.

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: Unwitching - The Social and Magical Practice in Traditional European Communities. In: Western Folklore . 74, 2015, p. 115 - 159.

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: Origins of Witchcraft Accusations. In: Studia Mythologica Slavica. 18, 2015, p. 111 - 130 [witchcraft, social context].

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: The Symbolism of the Directions of Circular Movement. In: Za etnologijata: bezbroj pragovi sme preminale (Collection of articles dedicated to 40 years of scientific and research work of Professor Aneta Svetieva).. (Ed. Ljupčo S. Risteski, Ana Aštalkovska Gajtanoska, eds.) Skopje:: Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Faculty of Mathematics, University St. Cyril and Methodius, Macedonia. , 2014, p. 199 - 222 [rituals, symbolic anthropology].

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: Envie et sorcellerie dans la Slovénie rurale. In: Ethnologie française . 42, 2, 2012, p. 213 - 223 [witchcraft, social context].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Spaces of passage into supernatural time. In: Tautos. darbai . 38, 2012, p. 30 - 48 [time, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Connecting Threads. In: Folklore (Tartu, Online). 48, 2011, p. 55 - 84 [symbolism, spinning, thread, wool, folklore, legends].

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: Spinning taboos in Europe. In: Socijalni i duhovni aspekti na materijalnata kultura (Social and spiritual aspects of material culture).. (Ed. Svetieva, Aneta, ed.) Skopje: Skopye: Prirodno-matematički fakultet, Institut za etnologija i antropologija, Univerzitet Sv. Kiril i Metodij. , 2009, p. 135 - 158 [symbolism, spinning, rituals, folklore, Europe].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Wolf holidays among Southern Slavs in the Balkans. In: Acta Ethnographica Hungarica . 54, 2009, p. 337 - 358 [rituals, wolf holidays, wolves, folklore, Europe, Slavs].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Witches, magic and fairies in Macedonia and Slovenia. In: Macedonian lifeworlds: from mythic landscape to the state.. (Ed. Šmitek, Zmago, Svetieva, Aneta (eds.).) Saarbrücken: VDM, 2009, p. 43 - 79 [witchcraft, supernatural beings, folklore].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Narrating about witches. In: Erzählkultur : Beiträge zur kulturwissenschaftlichen Erzählforschung : Hans-Jörg Uther zum 65. Geburtstag. (Ed. Brednich, Rolf Wilhelm) Berlin; New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009, p. 207 - 222 [folk belief, witchcraft, legends].

  • Mirjam Mencej, ith Kehnel, Annette : Representing eternity: circular movement in the cloister, round dancing, winding-staircases and dancing angels. In: Self-representation of medieval religious communities: the British isles in context (Vita regularis, 40).. (Ed. Müller, Anne, Stöber, Karen) Münster: LIT, 2009, p. 67 - 97 [symbolism, middle-age, history, folklore, rituals].

  • Prof. Dr. Mirjam Mencej: The night is yours, the day is mine! Functions of stories of night-time encounters with witches in eastern Slovenia. In: Estudos de literatura oral . 13/14, 2008, p. 189 - 206 [witchcraft, social functions, ].

  • Mirjam Mencej: Styrian Witches in European Perspective - Ethnographic Fieldwork. London: Palgrave Macmillan/Springer Nature, 2017, 454 pp.