Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths
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Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths
Fairy tales, folklore, and myths from around the world, plus the occasional dash of history.
Curated by Pamela D Lloyd
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J.R.R. Tolkien on Fairy Tales, Language, the Psychology of Fantasy, and Why There’s No Such Thing as Writing “For Children”

J.R.R. Tolkien on Fairy Tales, Language, the Psychology of Fantasy, and Why There’s No Such Thing as Writing “For Children” | Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths | Scoop.it
"Creative fantasy, because it is mainly trying to do something else ... may open your hoard and let all the locked things fly away like cage
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Tolkien's famous essay “On Fairy-Stories” is a must read for anyone with an interest in fairy tales, reading, or writing. Here, Brain Pickings adds their commentary to excerpts from the essay.

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The World's First 'Fairy Tales' Architecture Storytelling Competition Announces Winners | Inhabitots

The World's First 'Fairy Tales' Architecture Storytelling Competition Announces Winners | Inhabitots | Fairy tales, Folklore, and Myths | Scoop.it
Blank Space has launched the world’s first architecture storytelling competition, Fairy Tales with First Prize going to Kevin Wang and Nicholas O’Leary .

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What a creative way to promote architecture! And what a creative response!

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