Marvels & Tales Volume 24, Number 2, Fall 2010

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Marvels & Tales Volume 24, 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

“Giants Have Trampled the Earth”: Colonialism and the English Tale in Samuel Selvon’s Turn Again Tiger
Andrew Teverson

Narrative Desire and Disobedience in Pan’s Labyrinth
Jennifer Orme

Approximating the Hypertextual, Replicating the Metafictional: Textual and Sociopolitical Authority in Guillermo del Toro’s Pan’s Labyrinth
Kristine Kotecki

Who’s Wicked Now? The Stepmother as Fairy-Tale Heroine
Christy Williams

Beautiful Maidens, Hideous Suitors: Victorian Fairy Tales and the Process of Civilization
Laurence Talairach-Vielmas

Feminist Frauds on the Fairies? Didacticism and Liberation in Recent Retellings of “Cinderella”
Karlyn Crowley and John Pennington

The Difference in the Dose: A Story after “Rapunzel”
Marina Warner

After “Rapunzel”
Marina Warner

Drawing the Old Woman in the Woods
Rima Staines


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