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Trickster Makes This World

Mischief, Myth, and Art

Lewis Hyde

In Trickster Makes This World, Lewis Hyde brings to life the playful and disruptive side of human imagination as it is embodied in trickster mythology. He first visits the old stories—Hermes in Greece, Eshu in West Africa, Krishna in India, Coyote in North America, among others—and then holds them up against the lives and work of more recent creato...
Publish Date
2010
August 17
First Published in 1997
Goodreads rating
4.23
ISBN
9780374532550
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