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Angela Carter and the Fairy Tale

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Angela Carter (1940-1992) is widely known for her literary fairy tales, particularly those appearing in The Bloody Chamber. Her stylishly creative appropriation and adaptation of fairy-tale patterns, motifs, and content are evident not only her individual tales written for adults but throughout her novels and other fiction.

Editors Danielle M. Roemer and Cristin
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Paperback, 269 pages
Published January 1st 2001 by Wayne State University Press (first published April 1st 2000)
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Fascinating collection of essays (both creative and scholarly) on Angela Carter. A wonderful resource if one is examining her work in relation to fairy/folk tales, liminal experience versus subjective/objective feminist experience, and much more. Great resource.
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