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Fairy Tales Reimagined free pdf This is a critical examination of the writers of the late 20th - early 21st centuries whose re-inventions of the literary fairy tale mirror the social, political, and cultural climate of the age. Sixteen essays consider fairy tales recreated through contemporary short stories, novels, poetry, and the graphic novel from both best-selling and lesser-known writers. The essays apply a variety of theoretical perspectives, including postmodernism, psychoanalysis, Marxism, feminism, structuralism, queer theory and gender studies.

About Susan Redington Bobby

Susan Redington Bobby, assistant professor of English at Wesley College in Dover Delaware, specializes in teaching classic and contemporary fairy tales and adolescent literature. She has published an article about Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials in The Looking Glass: An Online Children's Literature Journal. Bobby has presented papers on Pullman's work at both Northeast Modern Language Association and Popular Culture Association conferences, chairing the NEMLA panel "Fairy Tale Visions and (Re) Visions."

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Author : Susan Redington Bobby
Publisher : McFarland
Data Published : 15 September 2009
ISBN : 0786441151
EAN : 9780786441150
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 260 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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