Category Archives: Folklore

  1. The Fiddle: C’est l’aviron


    April 3, 2014 by LeVoyageur

    Learning what I could of traditional French Canadian music before I began the fiddle, I knew right away when taking …
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  2. M. Caroline Watson Hamlin and Detroit Folklore


    March 28, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    Note to readers: Those who follow my blog will know that this posting is a bit longer than usual and …
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  3. Legends of le Detroit


    March 21, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    I am happy to be able to share this entry that has been accepted for publication in the Encyclopedia of …
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  4. The Nain Rouge of Detroit, a French Canadian folktale retold


    March 1, 2013 by LeVoyageur

    The Nain Rouge is a folktale originating in the earliest days of Detroit and French settlement in the area. An …
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