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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

Fairy tales are fluid stories, reinvented by different eras and nations, and often altered for different audiences. This course will examine the history of the fairy tale, tracing its development from oral and folk traditions to its reinvention by modern authors, including Angela Carter and Helen Oyeyemi.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week

Apply by

09 Jul 2018


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
United Kingdom
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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