Fairy Tale As Myth/Myth As Fairy Tale
|Series title:||Clark Lectures|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||University Press of Kentucky|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
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| Book Description: |
" Explores the historical rise of the literary fairy tale as genre in the late seventeenth century. In his examinations of key classical fairy tales, Zipes traces their unique metamorphoses in history with stunning discoveries that reveal their ideological relationship to domination and oppression. Tales such as Beauty and the Beast, Snow White and the Seven Dwarves, and Rumplestiltskin have become part of our everyday culture and shapers of our identities. In this lively work, Jack...