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  • Sleeping Bueaty: Basile Vs. Perrault

    “Sleeping Bueaty” Basile v.s. Perrault There are many ways you can contrast short stories from their character, to the plot, theme’s, and setting. One of the easiest ways to contrast short stories is by focusing in on the plot of the story and the characters. For example, in the two versions of “Sleeping Beauty” written by Giambattista Basile and Charles Perrault. While Giambattista Basile version is more of an adult version of “Sleeping Beauty”, Charles Perrault does write a more child friendly…

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  • The Devil's Three Golden Hair Analysis

    Influenced by the rise of romantic nationalism, the Grimm brothers published a collection of German fairy tales in the 1812 as an effort to preserve German folk tradition. Hidden within the text of each fairy tales were attitudes toward society. This included religion, which was a fundamental aspect of German culture. The Catholic Church gained power through their large membership throughout Germany and Europe. It became so powerful that the Catholic clergy were wealthy and corrupt. Eventually,…

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  • The American Civil War: The Wright Brothers

    On December 17th, 1903, the Wright Brothers took flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. The iconic event was the first fully documented successful powered flight by a heavier-than-air aircraft. The brothers catapulted to the front of aviation innovation; the names Orville and Wilbur Wright became known world-wide, and the brothers were celebrated as heroes in the United States. All of this praise couldn’t last forever, though, and soon Orville and Wilbur encountered issues with the patenting and…

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  • Wrong Decisions: An Analysis Of Fairy Tales

    Fairy tales tend to illustrate how a parent 's actions can affect their children’s life a great deal, either good or bad. This is shown in the stories “Beauty and the Beast”, “Hansel and Grethel”, “The Twelve Brothers”, “Little Red Cap”, “Rapunzel”, “Rumpelstiltskin”, “Cinderella”, “Snow White”, “Li Chi Slays The Serpent”, and “The Maiden Without Hands.” These fairy tales show that good treatment from the parent results in the child being superb and doing good deeds. However, parents abandoning,…

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  • The Role Of Animal Symbolism In Grimm's Fairy Tales

    The Fairytale titled The Bremen Town-Musicians was published by the brothers Grimm in their collection of fairy tales, Grimm’s Fairy Tales (1812). The tale itself has a long cultural legacy, with adaptations to stage, film, animation, and a series of sculptures depicting the main characters, the donkey, the dog, the cat, and the chicken stacked on top of each other. It being a fairytale, it is rife with imagery and metaphor, basic building blocks for meaning and lessons in allegory. So what is…

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  • Animal Farm By George Orwell

    is the cleverest of them all, they take over and overruled the other animals. Eventually, the pigs deprave the revolution and form totalitarianism, which is more cruel and oppressive than the human. (“Weak or strong, clever or simple, we are all brothers. All animals are equal.”) Orwell believes, no matter what status we have in life we are all equal. We obtain power but we should not overuse it for our own goods. No one should deceive other people who are lower than them. We should know the…

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  • Comparing The Movie 'Beauty And The Beast'

    Beauty and the Beast is an American animated romantic film produced and released by Walt Disney in 1991. It is rearranged based on a namesake French fairy tale, created by the author Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, about a love story happens between an ordinary girl Belle and a dreadful Beast. The beast was originally a prince fallen under a spell, transformed into a hideous monster as punishment; and Belle, a young woman whom he imprisons in his castle. In order to turn back to a prince…

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  • Sexism In Snow White

    The Grimm brothers, the original authors of the story “snow white and the seven dwarves” released the fairy tale in 1937. It originated in Germany but later Disney gave them the first animated feature. The fairy tale highlights on some elements like a talking mirror, a poisoned apple, glass coffin and characters like snow white the protagonist, a prince, the queen and the evil queen or the witch and the seven dwarfs(Grimm & Grimm, 1991). At the beginning of the tale, a queen sitting at an open…

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  • Book Report: Cinderella Cleaners

    The title of the book that I have read for the book report is Cinderella Cleaners: Change of a Dress. The author of the book is Maya Gold. There are two settings for this story which is in New York and Cinderella Cleaners but most of the action took placed in Cinderella Cleaners. The author chose this settings because it is where Diana found out the ticket and where she went. Diana Donato is the main character of the story. She studies at the Weehawken Middle School and great at acting but…

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  • Snow White Comparison

    Snow White is a famous fairy tale which is known by many nations and told by a lot of people therefore it urges film makers and film companies to retold this influential fairy tale with their own point of view. “The Brothers Grimm published it in 1812 in the first edition of their collection Grimms' Fairy Tales.” (Wikipedia) It was written by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm. It was adapted to the cinema by “The Walt Disney Company” in 1937 and it is called as “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” and it is…

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