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The Dreamer Awakes free pdf The late Alice Kane was born in Ireland in 1908. Moving with her parents to Canada in 1921, she was educated in New Brunswick and at McGill University in Montreal before beginning a career with the Toronto Public Library, where she had a major interest in fairy tales. After her retirement in 1973, she taught Children's Literature at the University of New Brunswick, then began a second career as a professional storyteller in association with the Storytellers School of Toronto. She was a featured performer at many storytelling events, including the American Storytelling Festival at Jonesborough, Tennessee. Her rich oral heritage is remembered in Songs and Sayings of and Ulster Childhood, edited by Edith Fowke (1983).

About Alice Kane

Sean Kane -- Alice Kane's nephew and a long-time listener to her wondertales -- is Professor of English and Cultural Studies at Trent University, near Toronto. He is the author of Spenser's Moral Allegory (1989). Wisdom of the Mythtellers (1994), and, with Kelly Liberty, Nursery Rhymes for Colicky Parents, illustrated by Gillian Johnson (1995).

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Author : Alice Kane
Publisher : Broadview Press Ltd
Data Published : 01 January 1995
ISBN : 1551110474
EAN : 9781551110479
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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