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Folktales and Literature

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This special topics literature course examines the literary, cultural and social significance of folktales and their influence on other forms of literature. Rather than surveying literature from a particular time period or geographic region, we will focus on common themes and motifs in folktales that link different cultures within America and around the world. Themes and types to be studied include animal tales; quest stories; tricksters, rogues, and tall tale heroes; Sleeping Beauties, Cinderellas, and other heroines; magical, malicious, and monstrous encounters; Beauty and the Beast and other transformations; and humorous and satiric tales. Folktales will be examined as important reflections of human nature and social values; we will further explore how individual authors in different times and places have rewritten folktales and incorporated folk motifs into other literary modes such as poetry, fiction, drama and film. The interplay between realism and elements of fantasy or magic will be emphasized. This course provides the opportunity to explore traditions and types of literature that are often neglected in college English courses, such as oral traditions, children’s literature, and fantasy.
Course: World Folktales and Literature, sophomore literature course at Ferrum College.
Date Added to MERLOT: July 14, 2010
Created by: Tina Hanlon

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