University of Atlantia

Course Detail

Letting Down Her Hair: Women in Fairytale and Folklore

Instructor:
Gwenhwyfar Weale


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA108-9/18 September 18, 2021
Crs #:
402
Date:
Sat Sep 18
Time:
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
FULL
Room:
Boudoir
Course Category:
Literature
Track:
Women's Studies
Description
This class will, using an Anthropological approach and Finnish methodology, trace Victorian Literary Fairytale to medieval oral tradition (and in some cases, beyond) while highlighting the actions of female-presenting characters and feminist readings of these stories.