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“Little Red” Cartoon

source This cartoon pokes fun at our society’s obsession with analyzing and explaining. In the original story the wolf dressed in the grandmother’s clothing to trick Little Red into getting close so that he could eat her. In modern times, … Continue reading

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Defining the Fairy Tale

A fairy tale is a short, fantastical story. Fairy tales are primarily defined by their abstractness and lack of fine detail. The location is left completely to the audience’s imagination, and the story often takes place “once upon a time.” … Continue reading

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When adapting a…

When adapting a story into a film, changes must be made. It is often difficult to remain perfectly faithful to the text, especially when dealing with something as short and undescriptive as a fairy tale. There simply isn’t enough detail … Continue reading

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Why did I choose this as my FYS?

From Grimm To Disney was not actually my first choice when choosing FYS courses. It was a close second behind the FYS that I believe was called “Bullshit”. I have always read a lot, especially fantasy, and while I didn’t … Continue reading

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