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Marvels & Tales

Journal of Fairy-Tale Studies

Edited by Cristina Bacchilega and Anne E. Duggan

Subjects: Children's Literature, Fairy-Tale Studies, Folklore

Published two times per year
ISSN 1521-4281
E-ISSN 1536-1802

H-Index: 5

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Marvels & Tales is a peer-reviewed journal that is international and multidisciplinary in orientation. The journal publishes scholarly work dealing with the fairy tale in any of its diverse manifestations and contexts. Marvels & Tales provides a central forum for fairy-tale studies by scholars of literature, folklore, gender studies, children’s literature, social and cultural history, anthropology, film studies, ethnic studies, art and music history, and others.

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Marvels & Tales Volume 35, Number 2 (Fall 2021)

From the Editors

Introduction to the Special Issue: New Directions in d'Aulnoy Studies
Anne E. Duggan

Madame d’Aulnoy’s “The White Cat”: A Factographic Fairy Tale
Shuli Barzilai

Navigating the Patriarchy in Variants of “The Bee and the Orange Tree” by German Women
Julie L. J. Koehler

Monkey Tails: D’Aulnoy and Unger Explore Descartes, Rousseau, and the Animal–Human Divide
Shawn C. Jarvis

Marie-Catherine d’Aulnoy’s “White Cat” and Hannā Diyāb’s “Prince Ahmed and Pari Banou”: Influences and Legacies
Ruth B. Bottigheimer

Queer Transformations and Transgressive Bodies in the Fairy Tales of Marie-Catherine d’Aulnoy
Elizabeth Howard

Texts & Translations

“The Blue Bird” and “L’Uccello turchino”—Collodi: Translator of d’Aulnoy
By Veronica Bonanni

Introduction: Božena Němcová Adapts into Czech Marie-Catherine d’Aulnoy’s “Finette-Cendron”
By Anne E. Duggan

“Cinderella” by Božena Němcová
Translated by Rebecca Cravens


The Fairest of Them All: Snow White and 21 Tales of Mothers and Daughters (Ed. Maria Tatar)
Shuli Barzilai

A Garden of Marvels: Tales of Wonder from Early Medieval China (Robert Ford Campany)
Micheline M. Soong

The Giant Ohl and Tiny Tim (Christian Bärmann, Trans. and Ed. Jack Zipes)
Johnny Breadless: A Pacifist Fairy Tale (Paul Vaillart-Couturier, translated and adapted by Jack Zipes, illustrated by Jean Lurçat)
Kathleen Ragan

Henri Pourrat and “Le Trésor des Contes” (Ed. and Trans. Royall Tyler) 
Anne E. Duggan

Shakespeare and the Folktale: An Anthology of Stories (Ed. Charlotte Artese)
Sara Cleto

The Fairy-Tale Vanguard: Literary Self-Consciousness in a Marvelous Genre (Ed. Stijn Praet and Anna Kérchy)
Marie Emilie Walz

The Fairy Tale World (Ed. Andrew Teverson)
Mary Sellers

Recasting the Disney Princess in an Era of New Media and Social Movements (Ed. Shearon Roberts)
Michelle Anya Anjirbag

A Cultural History of the Disney Fairy Tale: Once Upon an American Dream (Tracey L. Mollet)
Charlotte Durham

La Fiaba. Morfologia, antropologia e storia (Glauco Sanga)
Augusto Ferraiuolo

Oz Behind the Iron Curtain: Alexsandr Volkov and His Magic Land Series (Erika Haber)
Jill Terry Rudy

The Story of Myth (Sarah Iles Johnston)
Victoria Jaye


Index to Volume 35 (2021)

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The following issues are available in print:

35.2: New Directions in d'Aulnoy Studies

34.1: The Two-Hundred-Year Legacy of E. T. A. Hoffmann

33.1: Thinking with Stories

32.1: The Trickster

31.1: Transcultural and Intermedial Fairy Tales and Television

30.1: Rooted in Wonder

29.1: Queer(ing) Fairy Tales

28.1: In Honor of Donald Haase

27.2: The Fairy Tale in Japan


25.2: In Honor of Jacques Barchilon

24.1: The Fairy Tale after Angela Carter

23.1: Fairy Tales and Translation

22.1: Erotic Tales