Folk literature 1, 2

  1. Cardinal features of folk literature: anonymity, collectivity, variant, oral transmission. Principles of classification of folk poetry and feature of the folk poetry of the Macedonian literature. Folk lyrics, lyric-epic type and folk epics in Macedonian literature.
  2. Theories about the origin and the homogeneity of the narratoresque theories and motives (migration, mythological and anthropological theory). Typology and systematization of Macedonian stories. Macedonian stories about animals and fables. Macedonian stories. Macedonian folklore and legends. Macedonian realistic stories (novels) and anecdotes. Short Macedonian folk genres in literature.