Geri Anasayfa


An Animal Tail in Divan: "Harname"

Products of Verbal and written culture are different facts each other and human nature tend to verbalism. Like written culture that being after verbal culture was not come out suddenly, crossing from verbal culture to written culture was not happened directly too. The crossing was happen with specific grade slowly. In this paper, Axel OLRIK’s “Epic Laws” and Nedim BAKIRCI’s determination “Characteristic of Animal Tail of Turkish World” is applied and considered the side of appropriateness of folk narrative and animal tail. As a result of the research, folk narrative and animal tail of Harname which is one of written culture work resemble each other on a large scale.

Sheyhi, Harname, Axel OLRİK, Written and Verbal Culture, Folklore.