Mah Meri Animal Folklore is a collection of seven tales as told by Julida Uju. She is a Mah Meri weaver and dancer from Kampung Sungai Bumbun, one of five Orang Asli villages on Pulau Carey, Selangor.
The tales are filled with entertaining animal characters and are a glimpse into how the Mah Meri perceive their environment. With no written language, their folklore is a repository of their wisdom, culture, customs, traditions, and history, handed down from generation to generation.
Language: English & Malay
Audio recordings in Malay & Mah Meri (online)
Format: Softcover | 92 pages including cover
Dimensions: 21cm (W) x 20cm (H)