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Fairy Tales and Feminism

New Approaches (Series in Fairy-Tale Studies)

by Donald Haase

  • 131 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Wayne State University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminism,
  • Folklore,
  • Social Science,
  • Feminist literary criticism,
  • Sociology,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Feminist,
  • Fairy tales,
  • Feminism and literature,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9711255M
    ISBN 100814330304
    ISBN 109780814330302


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In three sections (following a lengthy introduction), editor Zipes compiles three revised, purportedly feminist takes on traditional fairy tales: Feminist Fairy Tales for Young (and Old) Readers and for Old (and Young) Readers, 17 modern fairy tales from authors like Tanith Lee, Jane Yolen, and Anne Sexton among others, and four pieces of feminist literary criticism on fairy tales/5(11).

Fairy Tales and Feminism is a rich and readable book that covers a broad spectrum in time and space. Several appearances of the fairy tale occur in a balanced equilibrium, from seventeenth-century story-tellers to the early twenty-first-century TV shows.

This book is completely different to what I thought it would be. I thought it would be a breakdown for female character archetypes present in classical fairy tales and a feminist few on them. Instead, von Franz presents a Carl Jung analysis and compares fairy tales to Greek and Roman mythological stories/5.

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Fairytales and Feminism: “I Don’t Wanna be Like Cinderella” Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Beauty and the Beast – all classic fairytales which have been around for generations, and have appeared in many different retellings.

Nowadays, these stories are owned by the production giant known as Walt Disney Studios, leaving all of the retelling and changes up to their collective discretion. In the s, feminists focused critical attention on fairy tales and broke the spell that had enchanted readers for centuries.

By exposing the role of fairy tales in the cultural struggle over gender, feminism transformed fairy-tale studies and sparked a debate that would change the way society thinks about fairy tales and the words "happily ever after.".

Thus, subconsciously women may transfer from fairy tales into real life cultural norms which exalt passivity, dependency, and self‐sacrifice as a female's cardinal virtues.

In short, fairy tales perpetuate the patriarchal status quo by making female subordination seem a romantically desirabie, indeed an inescapable by: Fairy tales are inspiring for many modern writers who have rewritten, adapted and transformed the classic tales into new narratives.

The reason fairy tales lend themselves to revision could be the fact that the characters are often static and stereotypical.

This essay will look at the feminist retellings of two fairy tales by Angela CarterFile Size: KB. In the s, feminists focused critical attention on fairy tales and broke the spell that had enchanted readers for centuries.

By exposing the role of fairy tales in the cultural struggle over gender, feminism transformed fairy-tale studies and sparked a debate that would change the way society thinks about fairy tales and the words ""happily ever after.""/5(7).

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In the s, feminists focused critical attention on fairy tales and broke the spell that had enchanted readers for centuries. By exposing the role of fairy tales in the cultural struggle over gender, feminism transformed fairy-tale studies and sparked a debate that would change the way society thinks about fairy tales and the words "happily ever after.".

Teenage books round-up: feminism and fairy tales (Hodder £), the YA debut from Nikesh Shukla, editor of The Good Immigrant, a book of Author: Fiona Noble. Coming back to the topic of this blog post, I have been reading fairy tales ever since I could read.

I love fairy tales and would love to introduce them to my son. I was also a big fan of Disney movies as a kid. I loved all the Disney princess movies like Aladdin, Little Mermaid, Beauty and the.

Superheroes were all boys and not trying to appeal to me. Cartoons had SO many animal dudes, but girl adventures were in fairy tales. In the ’90s, it wasn’t too hard to find second wave feminism touting the independence of women in fairy tales. Now there are many feminist fairy tales out there.

The Grimm Fairy Tales Rewritten With Feminist Perspectives Kylie Hammell Honors College, Pace University my great-great aunt gave me an illustrated book of the Grimm Fairy Tales, and I loved that book.

The stories may have been gruesome, but in this book, Author: Kylie Hammell. How the Disney Princess Movies Went from Fairy Tales to Feminism. How the Disney princesses went from fitting into glass slippers to breaking the glass ceiling.

By Megan Batt, SUNY Cortland. Screens x Ap How the Disney Princess Movies Went from Fairy Tales to Feminism. Summary: In the s, feminists focused critical attention on fairy tales and broke the spell that had enchanted readers for centuries.

By exposing the role of fairy tales in the cultural struggle over gender, feminism transformed fairy-tale studies and sparked a debate that would change the way society thinks about fairy tales and the words “happily ever after.”.

Download Fairy-tales-and-feminism ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, Read: Download eBook. Responding to thirty years of feminist fairy-tale scholarship, this book breaks new ground by rethinking important questions, advocating innovative approaches, and introducing woman-centered texts and traditions that have been.

Framed by a critical survey of feminist fairy-tale scholarship and an extensive bibliography - the most comprehensive listing of women-centered fairy-tale research ever assembled - Fairy Tales and Feminism is a valuable resource for anyone interested in the intersection of fairy tales and feminism.

(source: Nielsen Book Data). The extensive bibliography at the end of the book is a great resource for students and scholars in the field, as it references the cornerstone of feminist fairytale research."--Journal of Folklore Research The essays in Fairy Tales and Feminism do offer some new and compelling reinterpretationsJournal of American Folklore Fairy Tales and /5(32).

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By exposing the role of fairy tales in the cultural struggle over gender, feminism transformed fairy-tale studies and sparked a debate that would change the way society thinks about fairy tales and the words "happily ever after."Brand: Wayne State University Press.

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book reviewer and author of several nonfiction books for children and young adults, as well as a mother of two daughters, Author: Jen Doll. “These are fairy tales, re-spun and retold,” one book jacket reads.

“Empowering for young girls and women of all ages.” I can’t wait for her to meet Princess Leia and especially (eventually!) Rey. We watch shows starring strong girls. And for now, she’ll read cheerful, threat-free fairy tales. Fairy Tales and Feminism Book Summary: Responding to thirty years of feminist fairy-tale scholarship, this book breaks new ground by rethinking important questions, advocating innovative approaches, and introducing woman-centered texts and traditions that have been ignored for too long.

Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials. Feminist Fairy Tales. by Barbara G. Walker. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase.

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Ruth B. Bottigheimer catalogued this and other disparities between the and versions of the Grimms' fairy tale collections in her book, Grimms' Bad Girls And Bold Boys: The Moral And Social Vision of the Tales.

Of the "Rumplestiltskin" switch, she wrote, "although the motifs remain the same, motivations reverse, and the tale no longer. Fairy Tales and Feminism is the first book since the s to present a comprehensive approach toward analyzing the impact of feminism on all aspects of the literary fairy tale This book will have a great receptionJack Zipes "University of Minnesota "Haase's overview of 'Feminist Fairy-Tale Scholarship' is historical and critical at once/5(5).

There might be no better illustration of the lasting, unsettling power of fairy tales. Despite efforts to sanitize them or give them a feminist slant, a whiff of something disreputable lingers.

Witches and plucky girls, princesses and vampires: In fairy tales, at least, females have power. While feminism has long mined fables and folk tales for both archetypes and answers, filmmakers have done the same to create arresting heroines and villains, along with strong characters who straddle the line.

The book has a strong feminist message, one that is rare in most classic fairy tales. Furthermore, this telling has the second sister as the protagonist, emphasizing the removal of typical fairy tale restrictions and tropes, as in such fairy tales, it is invariably the oldest or the youngest sister who receives the primary narrative attention.

Fairy Tales and Feminism is the first book since the s to present a comprehensive approach toward analyzing the impact of feminism on all aspects of the literary fairy tale This book /5(5).

Pressestimmen. Fairy Tales and Feminism is the first book since the s to present a comprehensive approach toward analyzing the impact of feminism on all aspects of the literary fairy tale This book will have a great receptionJack Zipes "University of Minnesota "Haase's overview of 'Feminist Fairy-Tale Scholarship' is historical and critical at once/5(4).All four of these books are connected, but also re-tellings of classic fairy tales.

Her fourth book titled Winter, encapsulates the re-telling of Snow White. Meyer’s, as she does with all of her female heroines, makes this princess so much stronger and independent than the original tales portray.

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