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Wayuphā Thotsa

Overview
Works: 10 works in 30 publications in 3 languages and 539 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Folklore  Pictorial works  Juvenile works  Illustrated works 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other
Classifications: LB1042, 372.677
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Wayuphā Thotsa
Publications by Wayuphā Thotsa
Most widely held works by Wayuphā Thotsa
Lao folktales by Wayuphā Thotsa( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
"This collection seeks to fill a gap in folktale literature by offering tales of the Lao. Organized by broad themes and types, it offers more than 50 tales, including creation myths, animal tales, Buddhist Jataka and moral stories, trickster tales, riddles, ghost stories, local legends and more from peoples on both sides of the Mekong River. In addition, the book includes general information about Lao geography, peoples, and history, as well as recipes, games crafts, color photos and line drawings" -- back cover
Phādāēng Nāng Ai : a translation of a Thai-Isan folk epic in verse by Wayuphā Thotsa( Book )
6 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
Phya Khankhaak, the toad king : a translation of an Isan fertility myth in verse ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Adding to the reader's appreciation of the significance of the myth in Thai culture are a summary of the story, notes on the translation, a biographical sketch of the late scribe, his writing samples, elegiac poems sung at his wake, and Isan geographical and historical backgrounds
Buddhist storytelling in Thailand and Laos : the Vessantara Jataka scroll at the Asian Civilisations Museum by H. Leedom Lefferts( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Nithān phư̄nbān kap kānlao nithān = Folktales and storytelling by Wayuphā Thotsa( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Thai and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A collection of folktales (mostly from Thailand) in Thai or Lao and English; includes general information on storytelling. Has one more story ("The Mountain that Loved a Bird") than the other, shorter edition
Leave, bees! : a Thai folk tale by Margaret Read MacDonald( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Elephants and bees cooperate to survive a forest fire, but the bees overstay their welcome. Also a folk tale of how elephants' noses got so long
Shake-it-up tales! : stories to sing, dance, drum, and act out by Margaret Read MacDonald( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"An essential tool for librarians looking for participation tales from different cultures. Each of the 20 stories is easy to learn and MacDonald provides wonderful ideas on how to inspire elementary-aged children to join in and become part of the storytelling tradition"--Amazon.com
Lao Folk Literature Course by Wayuphā Thotsa( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Vietnamese and held by 1 library worldwide
Peace tales & more : a collection of folktales from the 4th international storytelling festival in Thailand 2016 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Phādāēng Nāng Ai : a transl. and ed. by Wajuppa Tossa ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
Alternative Names
Tossa, Wajuppa
Tossa, Wajuppa 1950-
Wajuppa Tossa
Wayuphā Thotsa 1950-
Languages
English (25)
Thai (4)
Vietnamese (1)
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