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Healing Coin

Form of Folklore:  Folk Belief (Medicine) Informant Bio:  The informant was born and raised in Glendale, California.  Most of the folklore he has been exposed to comes primarily from his father, who is of Arabic decent.  Other folklore has been attained either through media sources (i.e. Reddit) or through personal life experiences in America. Context: … Continue Reading »

Mexican Refranes (Proverbs)

Here is a series of Mexican proverbs that my informant told me she uses or hears every day as she told me verbatim: “If you are with bad people, like when somebody tells you a refrán. That means something to make you think about the things you doing.” “Dime con quién andas y dire quién… Continue Reading »