Oviana, the devil’s daughter

Oviana, la hija del diablo

Object Details

Subject LanguageNahuatl, Guerrero
Language PID(s)ailla:119543
Title [Indigenous]Oviana
Language of Indigenous Titlengu
TitleOviana, the devil’s daughter
Language CommunityAlto Balsas
Place CreatedRegion Alto Balsas, Guerrero
Date Created2005-12-27
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionOstokchanekej (Cave-Dwellers) tale. Recorded at the narrator’s home.
Source NoteOstokchanekejOvianaEstrella2005
ReferencesRaby, Dominique. 2007. “La jeune fille aux serpents. Figures terrestres, genre et identité chez les Nahua du Mexique”. Cahiers de littérature orale 61: 197-232.

Raby, Dominique. 2007. “The Cave-Dwellers' Treasure : Folktales, Morality and Gender in a Nahua Community, Mexico”. Journal of American Folklore 120 (478): 401-444.
Contributor(s) Individual / RoleRaby, Dominique (Researcher)
Anonymous (Speaker)
Camilo Felipe, Euloquia (Transcriber)
Contributor(s) Corporate / Role

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