Welcome to the Jack tales.
Jack did a great many things other than climb a bean stalk.
And he met many other giants.
Killed most of them too.
These notes are ancillary to the in-class presentation and telling of a Jack Tale for Meredith Eliassen's Histo
What do the visual signifiers signify?
Read by looking at:
level of eyes, where are eyes looking
Various heights/sizes of characters
Lines of power
Age of characters
Composition of picture
Mermaid and Swan Maiden Worksheet
Describe the connection between suffering and female redemption in Andersons The Little
Note differences between Andersons literary tale and the folk fairy tale The Swan Maiden.
Folk Fairy Ta
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binedefforts. These stories directithe child toward transcending his
immature dependence On- his parents and reaching the next higher
stage of development: cherishing also the support of age mates. Coop-
' erating with them in mee
Social status of
Role of father
father for gift
Gift from dead
Beauty and the Beast ATU 425C
How is the wild beast rated / presented in 20 th century Disney film version? Some possibilities: to be
reviled? To be valued as noble savage? To be transformed? Killed? In need of learning shame
A Freudian Fairytale
Summary of original fairytale:
Rapunzel herself is the main character in this story, as suggested by the
title. At birth, Rapunzel is handed over to an enchantress by her parents
as a result of her father stealing rampion (a