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KEVIN PAUL SMITH is an independent scholar Smith's enthusiasm for his subject matter is infectiously evident throughout The Postmodern Fairytale, and his arguments are often both amusing and insightful.

KEVIN PAUL SMITH is an independent scholar. Lucy Carlyle, Times Literary Supplement.

The Postmodern Fairy Tale book. Kevin Paul Smith is a fan of lists, and in this scholarly study of contemporary, postmodern fairytale fictions, he outlines 8 elements of the intertextual use of fairytales: 1. Authorized: Explicit reference to a fairytale in the title 2. Writerly: Implicit reference to a fairytale in title 3. Incorporation: Explicit reference to a fairytale within the text 4. Allusion: Implicit reference to a fairytale within the text 5. Re-vision: putting a new pin on an old tale 6. Fabulation: Kevin Paul Smith is a fan of lists, and in this.

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Throughout her surrealist fiction Bender incorporates familiar fairy-tale patterns into new stories about the negotiation of loss, disconnection, and fragmentation in a postmodern world.

This study attempts to explain why fairy tales keep popping up in the most unexpected places and why the best storytellers begin their tales with 'once upon a time'. KEVIN PAUL SMITH is an independent scholar. Zasady dotyczące zamieszczania opinii. Dodatkowe informacje.

Altogether, Kevin Paul Smith's contribution to fairy-tale studies constitutes a highly .

Altogether, Kevin Paul Smith's contribution to fairy-tale studies constitutes a highly innovative, profound, and serious work. Fairy -Tale Sexual Politics), examinations of fairy-tale intertexts in postcolonial works and feminist works (Jack Zipes's 1986 Don't Bet on the Punce: Contemporary Feminist Fairy Tales in North America and England), and other more ical approaches.

The Postmodern Fairytale: Folkloric Intertexts in Contemporary Fiction.

folkloric intertexts in contemporary fiction. Published 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan in Basingstoke, New York. Fairy tales in literature, History, Intertextuality, Literature and folklore, Postmodernism (Literature). England, Great Britain.

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Smith's enthusiasm for his subject matter is infectiously evident throughout The Postmodern Fairytale, and his arguments are often both amusing and insightful.

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Why is Shrek one of the greatest selling DVDs of all time? Why are shampoo advertisements based on Sleeping Beauty? Why is it that the same simple stories keep being told? This study attempts to explain why fairy tales keep popping up in the most unexpected places and why the best storytellers begin their tales with 'once upon a time'.
The Postmodern Fairytale: Folkloric Intertexts in Contemporary Fiction download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Kevin Paul Smith
ISBN: 023050048X
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2007 edition (July 31, 2007)
Pages: 198 pages