FAIRY TALES: From Grimms to Disney

GER 262

German fairy tales of the Romantic era, including both the "literary fairy tales" by known authors and the "folk fairy tales" commonly deemed children's literature. Comparisons to other fairy tale traditions, notably by Perrault and Basile, providing a broader context and perspective. Comparison to the Disney contributions elucidating our own preconceptions and prejudices. Special attention to the literary, feminist, and historical elements of the fairy tale genre. Taught in English. Instructor: Henry
Explore the culture and customs of these countries: 
Germany
Faculty: 

Dr. April Henry

Crosslisting Numbers: 
ENG 287, LIT 252
Areas of Knowledge: 
ALP, CCI, CZ
Modes of Inquiry: 
CCI
Film, Visual & Performing Arts?
Yes
Literature in Translation?
No