Keigo Seki

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Keigo Seki (関 敬吾 Seki Keigo?, 1899–1990) was a Japanese folklorist. He was influenced by Yanagita Kunio but often came to different conclusions regarding the same folktales. Along with collecting and compiling folktales, Seki also arranged them into a series of categories.

Seki was a native of Nagasaki Prefecture and graduate of Toyo University.

Major works[edit]

  • Nihon Mukashibanashi Shūsei (日本昔話集成, "Compilation of Japanese Folktales?)

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