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Below you will find links to resources you can use for your papers or to learn more about fairy tales. These are links to sources that I have already identified as reliable, so you should feel free to use them to provide background information or support your arguments.

 

Websites on Fairy Tales

 

Andrew Lang's Fairy Books (maintained by Laura Gibbs)

 

The Cinderella Project (maintained by Michael N. Salda)

 

Fairy Tale Reflections (from Seven Miles of Steel Thistles, maintained by Katherine Langrish)

 

The Jack and the Beanstalk and Jack the Giant-Killer Project (maintained by Michael N. Salda)

 

Journal of Mythic Arts Archives (maintained by Terri Windling and Midori Snyder)

 

The Little Red Riding Hood Project (maintained by Michael N. Salda)

 

Snow White (maintained by Kay E. Vandergrift)

 

Sur La Lune (maintained by Heidi Anne Heiner)

 

Articles on Fairy Tales

 

"The Arabian Nights: The Tale of the Puzzle of the Tales" by Gregory Frost (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Beauty and the Beast" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Bluebeard and the Bloody Chamber" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Cinderella: Ashes, Blood, and the Slipper of Glass" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Chaos Reigns--Women as Wiches in Contemporary Film and the Fairy Tales of the Brother Grimm" by Annette Schimmelpfennig (Gender Forum)

 

"Dances with Wolves: Little Red Riding Hood's Long Walk in the Woods" by Catherine Orenstein (Ms. Magazine)

 

"The Devil in the Dance" by Lyn Gardner (article on Hans Christian Andersen's "The Red Shoes," The Guardian)

 

"Disney Princesses vs. Hayao Miyazaki" by Eric Wecks (Geek Dad)

 

"Donkeyskin, Deerskin, Allerleiraugh: The Reality of the Fairy Tale" by Helen Pilinovsky (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"The Fairy Tale in the TV Age" by Alethea Kontis (Clarkesworld)

 

"Femme Fatale" by Helen Simpson (article on Angela Carter's fairy tales, The Guardian)

 

"Godfather Death: Death in Fairy Tales" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Hans Christian Anderson: Father of the Modern Fairy Tale" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Happy Ever After" by A.S. Byatt (article on fairy tales, The Guardian)

 

"Les Contes des Fées: The Literary Fairy Tales of France" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Married to Magic: Animal Bride and Bridegroom Tales in Folklore and Fantasy" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"A Million Little Mermaids" by Virginia Borges (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Old Wives' Tales: An Exhibition of Women's Fairy Tale Art, Old and New" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"On Fairy Tales" by Terri Windling (Seven Miles of Steel Thistles)

 

"Once Upon a Time: The Lure of the Fairy Tale" by Joan Acocella (The New Yorker)

 

"The Path of Needles or Pins: Little Red Riding Hood" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Philip Pullman: Loosening the Chains of the Imagination" (interview with Philip Pullman on fairy tales, The Guardian)

 

"Rapunzel, Rapunzel, Let Down Your Hair" by Terri Winding (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Russian Fairy Tales: The Fantastic Traditions of the East and the West" by Helen Pilinovsky (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Russian Fairy Tales: Baba Yaga's Domain" by Helen Pilinovsky (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Singchong, the Blindman's Daughter" by Heinz Insu Fenkl (a Korean "Beauty and the Beast," Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Sleeping Beauty" by Midori Snyder (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Sleeping Beauties vs. Gonzo Girls" by Maria Tatar (The New Yorker)

 

"Snow, Glass, Apples: The Story of Snow White" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Snow White: Beauty is Power" by Maria Tatar (The New Yorker)

 

"The Swan Maiden's Feathered Robe" by Midori Snyder (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"Tricksters" by Terri Windling (Journal of Mythic Arts)

 

"What's Wrong with Cinderella?" by Peggy Orenstein (The New York Times)

 

"Why Haven't We Outgrown Fairy Tales?" by Veronia Toney (Washington Post)

 

Videos on Fairy Tales

 

"The Big Bad Wolf Reconsidered" by Maria Tatar (sponsored by Chicago Humanities Festival)

 

Andrew Lang Lecture by Jane Yolen (sponsored by St. Andrew's University)

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