Type of publication: Research Article
Ukrainians, harvest, zazhynky songs, caroling, first sheaf
This article discusses one of the most vital elements of the traditional Ukrainian culture: the calendar ritualism. Drawing on ethnographic field data, the author describes and analyzes the custom of caroling during the harvest season, which has not received sufficient attention in scholarly literature.
Konopka, V.M. 2014. Caroling During the Harvest (Drawn on Data from the Southwestern Historical-Ethnographic Area of Ukraine). Etnograficheskoe obozrenie 2: 131-138
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