More Than a One Trick Pony
  • Jan 18, 2018 7:00 am
  • 58:21 mins

From tricksters like the Norse god Loki, to wisemen like the Old Testament’s King Solomon, clever characters have been a staple of world folklore since the beginning of time. On this episode we’re going on a little adventure around the world looking at just a few of these characters and the oral tradition that has kept them alive. The Dragon and the Monkey's Heart by Simon Brooks (1:26) Tulips by Jay O'Callahan (11:24) Anansi & Stories by Zette Harbour (18:36) Farmer and the Snake by Norah Dooley (29:07) The Walking Man by Jerry Brooks (34:11) When Wren was King of the Birds by Glenda Bonin (41:39) The White Deer by Brian "Fox" Ellis (47:55)