Month: July 2021

How much of a fairy tale is really a fairy story?

There is a huge discrepancy between the way people see fairy tales, and the way they experience them.And that is where the fairy tale films and stories come in.A few weeks ago, the director of one of the largest fairy tale festivals, the Festival of the Lost Arts, asked a group of fairy tale aficionados […]

Why I don’t want to read grimms fairy story: I donít want to hear ‘medieval’ fairy tales

I have a soft spot for a medieval fairy tale.But I do want to listen to it for the stories it tells about how people were.But how is it, I wonder, to find out whether the stories of the Middle Ages were realistic or fanciful?The first step to understanding the answer is to identify what […]

When Disney decided to go the original fairy tale route, it was a big change for the company, but now it’s a big step forward for women’s comics author Mirajane Fairy Tale.

In the 1970s, Mirajana Fairy Tale published two books: Fairy Tale Sex and Fairy Tale Women, both of which were about women in the Victorian era.In the 1990s, she turned her attention to her own stories, and published them as Fairy Tale Girls.The titles are the subject of a new book, Mira-Fairy Tales, by Mirajano […]

Why Russia’s fairy tale is ‘a perfect fit’ for Donald Trump

By ALEX GALIKOV/Associated PressThe Trump administration is considering a new Russian fairy tale as the centerpiece of its foreign policy agenda, according to a senior administration official.The administration is weighing the idea for a new book about fairy tales, which would be written by a former aide to President Vladimir Putin, and published in the […]

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