Janet Dowling

Details of talks given by Janet Dowling


Region:
South West
Notice Period:
Regular (more than one month's notice)
Type:
professional
Biography:

Janet is a storyteller and folklorist- finding the old stories and sharing them with new audiences. But she also researches and digs deep for the stories behind the stories, whether it be one of the 39 different versions of RedRiding Hood or the real secrets of Bluebeard. She performs professionally as an oral storyteller, and runs workshops for people to learn the skills of storytelling. She won a prize from the Folklore Society for her paper on "Naming the Green Man of the medieval church."

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Listed talks

History
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Naming the Green Man of the Medieval Church
Janet Dowling Tagged: History | Green Man | Churches | Folklore
South West
Entertainment
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Devon Ghost Tales
Janet Dowling Tagged: Storytelling | Ghosts | Folklore | Devon
South West
Entertainment
Online
Lust and Revenge: the passion of the night sky
Janet Dowling Tagged: Storytelling | Stars | Greek Myths | Constellations
South West
Entertainment
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No Damsels in Distress
Janet Dowling Tagged: Storytelling | Women | Feminism | Folklore
South West
Entertainment
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The Secret life of Red Riding Hood
Janet Dowling Tagged: Storytelling | Folklore | Feminism | After Dinner Entertainment
South West
Humanities
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Gender Fluidity in Folktales
Janet Dowling Tagged: Storytelling | Transgender | Folklore
South West
Entertainment
Online
Hold Up Death!
Janet Dowling Tagged: Storytelling | Death | Folklore
South West