Marvels & Tales Volume 21, Number 2, Fall 2007

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Marvels & Tales Volume 21, 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.

Table of Contents

Gingerbread Wishes and Candy(land) Dreams: The Lure of Food in Cautionary Tales of Consumption
Susan Honeyman

A Wave of the Magic Wand: Fairy Godmothers in Contemporary American Media
Jeana Jorgensen

Disenchanting the Fairy Tale: Retellings of “Snow White” between Magic and Realism
Vanessa Joosen

Red as Blood, White as Snow, Black as Crow: Chromatic Symbolism of Womanhood in Fairy Tales
Francisco Vaz da Silva

Ancient and Indigenous Stories: Their Ethics and Power Reflected in Latin American Storytelling Movements
Jaime Riascos

The Toad Woman
Jaime Riascos / Translated by Robert M. Fedorchek


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