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2014 | 101 | 4 | 385-401
Article title

Penyamun : postava cizince v současném sumbském folkloru

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EN
Penyamun : The image of foreigner in present-day Sumba folklore
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Abstracts
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Penyamun is a central figure of rumors of public construction sacriface rumors and head-hunting rumors that have been recorded in Southeastern Asia since beginning of the 20th century. The aim of the present article is to analyze the present-day form of such rumors on the island of Sumba in eastern Indonesia. All rumors discussed herein focus on the figure of penyamun, a foreigner yearning for body parts or blood of the inhabitants of Sumba.
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101
Issue
4
Pages
385-401
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ARTICLE
Contributors
  • Český lid, redakce, Etnologický ústav AV ČR, v.v.i., Na Florenci 3, 110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
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