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Elizabeth Monson
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Professional Storyteller is a network for people who work in the field of oral storytelling. Please write a brief paragraph about your work.
My current work focuses around the oral and literary traditions surrounding the Buddhist saint, Drukpa Kunley. Recalling Michael Aris’ use of the phrase “alternative voices,” I consider how representations of this ‘crazy yogi’ may signify an unconventional vision of what it means to be a perfected person. This vision is located equally within the vibrant oral traditions of Drukpa Kunley operative today in Bhutan, as well as in the fifteenth-century autobiographical writings composed by the saint himself.

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At 1:01am on February 6, 2013, Lois Sprengnether Keel (LoiS) said…

Welcome, Liz!

You may enjoy contacting with Steve Evans.  He's a member here who has done a great deal of work in Bhutan.  Enjoy the many discussions in the groups, forum, blogs and more.

 
 
 

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