Marvels & Tales Volume 16, Number 2, Fall 2002 (Jack Zipes and the Sociohistorical Study of Fairy Tales)

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Marvels & Tales Volume 16, Number 2

Marvels & Tales is a peer-reviewed journal that is international and multidisciplinary in orientation. The journal publishes scholarly work dealing with the fairy tale in any of its diverse manifestations and contexts. Marvels & Tales provides a central forum for fairy-tale studies by scholars of literature, folklore, gender studies, children’s literature, social and cultural history, anthropology, film studies, ethnic studies, art and music history, and others.


Jack Zipes and the Sociohistorical Study of Fairy Tales

Table of Contents

Preface to the Special Issue on “Jack Zipes and the Sociohistorical Study of Fairy Tales”

A Bibliography of Publications by Jack Zipes on Fairy Tales, Fantasy, and Children’s Literature

Written for Children: Two Eighteenth-Century English Fairy Tales
Gillian Avery

Creating the Sensual Child: Paterian Aesthetics, Pederasty, and Oscar Wilde’s Fairy Tales
Naomi Wood

Fairy Tales in Society’s Service
Maria Nikolajeva

The Rebirth of the Postmodern Flâneur: Notes on the Postmodern Landscape of Francesca Lia Block’s Weetzie Bat
Jan Susina

Utopia, Dystopia, and Cultural Controversy in Ever After and The Grimm Brothers’ Snow White
John Stephens and Robyn McCallum

Orality, History, and “Creoleness” in Patrick Chamoiseau’s Creole Folktales
Lewis C. Seifert

Texts & Translations

Bare Bones
Joellyn Rock

From the Baroque to the Postmodern: Notes on a Translation from Giambattista Basile’s The Tale of Tales
Nancy L. Canepa

Seven Brooms
Jack Zipes


Critical Exchanges


Index to Volume 16 (2002)

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