Discusses the origin and significance of water superstitions and the varied array of water creatures in 19th-century Scottish folklore; compares these folkloric elements to similar stories from Norway to Benin to ancient Greece.
Harris, Jason Marc
"Perilous Shores: The Unfathomable Supernaturalism of Water in 19th-Century Scottish Folklore,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 28
, Article 2.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol28/iss1/2
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Mythcon 51: The Mythic, the Fantastic, and the Alien
Albuquerque, New Mexico • Postponed to: July 30 – August 2, 2021