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Dan Keding

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Reviews8 reviews

Tagsfolktales/fairy tales/myths/legends (2,338), ballads/folksongs (214), folklore (138), storytelling (117), iaido (96), fantasy/science fiction (81), literature (47), modern fairy tales (38), history (34), education (28) — see all tags


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About meStoryteller, author, musician, & adjunct lecturer at the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign

About my libraryTraditional literature not only tells about other people and other times but also gives us near perfect examples of writing that have been honed and edited for generations.

GroupsAll Things Discworldian - The Guild of Pratchett Fans, Fairy Tale Readers, Fairy Tales Retold, Golden Age Illustrators, GSLISers @ UofI, Japanese Culture, Mythology, The Green Dragon

Favorite authorsRuth B. Bottigheimer, Bill Bryson, Neil Gaiman, Dave Lowry, Edgar Allan Poe, Frederik Pohl, Terry Pratchett, Maria Tatar, J. R. R. Tolkien, Mark Twain, Marina Warner, Jane Yolen (Shared favorites)

Favorite listsAcademic Studies of Fairy Tales and Folklore


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Real nameDan Keding

LocationUrbana, IL

Account typepublic

URLs /profile/dankeding (profile)
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Member sinceMay 2, 2009

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