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:
UA109-2/5 February 5, 2022
Crs #:
124
Date:
Sat Feb 05
Time:
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
8/25
Room:
Warming Room
Course Category:
Literature
Track:
No track assigned
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.