Marvels & Tales Volume 28, Number 1, Spring 2014

In stock
MT 28-1
Marvels & Tales Volume 28, Number 1

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

Special Issue: In Honor of Donald Haase


Why Cinderella's Mother Becomes a Cow
Francisco Vaz da Silva

A Wild Philology
Sadhana Naithani

Two Hundred Years After Once Upon a Time: The Legacy of the Brothers Grimm and Their Tales in Germany
Jack Zipes

Grimm Nights: Reflections on the Connections Between the Grimms' Household Tales and the 1001 Nights
Ulrich Marzolph

Snow White and Her Dedicated Dutch Mothers: Translating in the Footsteps of the Brothers Grimm
Vanessa Joosen

"You Have to Kiss a Lot of Frogs (Toads) Before You Meet Your Handsome Prince": From Fairy-Tale Motif to Modern Proverb
Wolfgang Mieder

Quantifying the Grimm Corpus: Transgressive and Transformative Bodies in the Grimms' Fairy Tales
Jeana Jorgensen

Show and Tell: Sleeping Beauty as Verbal Icon and Seductiove Story
Maria Tatar

Texts and Translations

Bernhard Heller's "Impact of the 1001 Nights on the Grimms' Tales"
Ulrich Marzolph

Horace Walpole's Fairy Tale
Jacquilyn Weeks


Fairy Tales Framed: Early Forewords, Afterwords, and Critical Words edited by Ruth B. Bottigheimer
Armando Maggi

Afghan Folktales from Herat: Persian Texts in Transcription and Translation by Youli Ioannesyan
Margaret Mills

World in a Maple Leaf: A Treasury of Canadian Multicultural Folktales edited by Asma Sayed and Nayanika Kumar
Martin Lovelace

La donna serpente by Carlo Gozzi; edited by Giulietta Bazoli
Tatiana Korneeva

Wit als Sneeuw, Zwart als Inkt: De Sprookjes van Grimm in de Nederlandstalige Literatuur by Vanessa Joosen
Theo Meder

Voices of the People in Nineteenth-Century France by David Hopkin
Jack Zipes

The Russian Folktale by Vladimir Yakovlevich Propp, edited and translated by Sibelan Forrester
Lee Haring

Textualité et intertextualité des contes: Perrault, Apulée, La Fontaine, Lhéritier... by Ute Heidmann and Jean-Michel Adam
Lewis C. Seifert

Meseterápia: Mesék a gyógyításban és a mindennapokban by Ildikó Boldizsár
Mesepszichológia: Az érzelmi intelligencia fejlesztése gyermekkorban by Annamária Kádár
Anna Kérchy

Stranger Magic: Charmed States and the Arabian Nights by Marina Warner
Dominique Jullien

A Card from Angela Carter by Susannah Clapp
Mayako Murai

Snotty Saves the Day by Tod Davies
Lily the Silent by Tod Davies
Carmen Nolte

Brave directed by Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman, and Steve Purcell
Christy Williams

Critical Exchanges

Write Your Own Review
Only registered users can write reviews. Please Sign in or create an account
© 2012 Wayne State University Press. All Rights Reserved.