Marvels & Tales Volume 23, Number 2, Fall 2009
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
What Happened to the Heroines in Folktales? An Analysis by Gender of a Multicultural Sample of Published Folktales Collected from Storytellers
Devils, Demons, Familiars, Friends: Toward a Semiotics of Literary Cats
Functions of Textile and Sartorial Artifacts in Russian Folktales
Luigi Capuana: Unlikely Spinner of Fairy Tales?
Gina M. Miele
Tangled Up in Blue: Liz Lochhead’s Grimm Sisters Tales
Adaptations of Folktales and Motifs in Madame d’Aulnoy’s Contes: A Brief Survey of Influence and Diffusion
Luigi Capuana’s Search for the New Fairy Tale
Eliseo Diego and Fairy Tales
Jonathan Gottschall and Kathleen Ragan
|6x9, 242 pages, published February 22, 2010