The Resource Folklore collection of bad date tales

Folklore collection of bad date tales

Label
Folklore collection of bad date tales, 2003
Title
Folklore collection of bad date tales
Inclusive dates
2003
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Parker explains that bad date stories are prevalent in Provo, Utah, partially because dating is a primary activity there. She mentions the entertainment value of these stories and explains that the teller is often rewarded with social distinction. Parker describes how elements of a bad date change for different individuals, but explains that all agree that rude behavior from one's companion equals a bad date. She discusses the educational value of sharing bad date stories as well as their function to create a sense of bonding within the folk group
Biography type
contains biographical information
Biographical or historical data
Parker grew up in Oceanside, California. She joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when she was seventeen years old. Parker studied advertising marketing, management, and English at Brigham Young University. She enjoyed dancing.
Cataloging source
UPB
Index
no index present
Language note
Materials in English
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Folklore collection of bad date tales
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (49
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Jacqueline Thursby.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Melinda Parker when she was enrolled in Jacqueline Thursby's English 356 course in Fall 2003.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373788282
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)
Label
Folklore collection of bad date tales
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 1
  • (49
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Jacqueline Thursby.
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Created by Melinda Parker when she was enrolled in Jacqueline Thursby's English 356 course in Fall 2003.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373788282
Type of unit
  • item
  • leaves)

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