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Joel Chandler Harris

(1848—1908)


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(1848–1908),

American author of the famous ‘Uncle Remus’ series. These contain a great number of folklore tales, relating to a variety of animals, with the rabbit as hero and the fox next in importance (i.e., Brer Fox and Brer Rabbit) told by a ‘Negro’ to a little boy and interspersed with comments on many other subjects. See also Cultural Appropriation.

Subjects: Literature.


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