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Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths
Fairy tales, folklore, and myths from around the world, plus the occasional dash of history.
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Tales of Faerie: The Female Voice in Folklore and Fairy Tale

Tales of Faerie: The Female Voice in Folklore and Fairy Tale | Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths | Scoop.it
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Just found this wonderful blog about fairy tales, thanks to this post in Enchanted Conversation: http://www.fairytalemagazine.com/2014/05/you-know-you-fairy-tale-blogger-when.html

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Stepmothers as Villains: The Dark Side of Medieval Motherhood

Anglo-Norman writers seem to assign women to one of two extremes within the chronicles: on one side there are women who are presented as visions of perfection.
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Do stepmothers get a bad rap in fairy tales, or are they just evil?

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New folklore book includes Fayette County legends - Uniontown Herald Standard

New folklore book includes Fayette County legends - Uniontown Herald Standard | Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths | Scoop.it
New folklore book includes Fayette County legends Uniontown Herald Standard A new book called “Witches of Pennsylvania'' includes the story of Mary “Moll'' Derry (1760-1843) of Georges Township, which the book said “was probably the most well-known...
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Pennsylvania history with a focus on the folklore of witches.

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