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The Cambridge companion to fairy tales / edited by Maria Tatar.

Contributor(s): Tatar, Maria, 1945- [editor of compilation.].
Series: Cambridge companions to literature: Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015Description: xiii, 252 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781107634879 (pbk); 1107634873 (pbk); 9781107031012 (hbk); 110703101X (hbk).Subject(s): Fairy tales | Fairy tales -- History and criticism | Fairy talesGenre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc.DDC classification: 398.2
Contents:
Fairy tales, copyright, and the public domain -- Female tricksters as double agents -- While beauty sleeps : the poetics of male violence in Perceforest and AlmodoÌvar's Talk to her -- Fairy-tale adaptations and economies of desire -- Fairy-tale symbolism -- Trickster heroes in "The boy steals the ogre's treasure" -- Exploring empathy and ethics in tales about three brothers -- The creation of Cinderella from Basile to the Brothers Grimm -- The soul music of "The juniper tree" -- Sex, crime, magic, and mystery in the Thousand and one nights -- Media-hyping of fairy tales -- Transformations of E.T.A. Hoffmann's tales from Hawthorne to Oz.
List(s) this item appears in: ENG 210 - Folk and Fairy Tale Resources
Item type Current location Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
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Stacks GR550 .C37 2015 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 33039001359446

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Fairy tales, copyright, and the public domain -- Female tricksters as double agents -- While beauty sleeps : the poetics of male violence in Perceforest and AlmodoÌvar's Talk to her -- Fairy-tale adaptations and economies of desire -- Fairy-tale symbolism -- Trickster heroes in "The boy steals the ogre's treasure" -- Exploring empathy and ethics in tales about three brothers -- The creation of Cinderella from Basile to the Brothers Grimm -- The soul music of "The juniper tree" -- Sex, crime, magic, and mystery in the Thousand and one nights -- Media-hyping of fairy tales -- Transformations of E.T.A. Hoffmann's tales from Hawthorne to Oz.

Text in English.

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