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Review: Cinderella, by Perrault, illustrated by K. Y. Craft

This is in honor of my most recent trip to Disneyland with my husband, parents, and youngest sister. It was a BLAST!!! I rode (and liked!) my first roller coasters as an adult, we consumed a Ghiradelli Earthquake, we enjoyed a light show, a fireworks display, and a classic Disney Parade, all in the space of 48 hours.  212 more words

Life

The Magic Donkey


Peau d’Âne (English: Donkey Skin) is a 1970 French musical film directed by Jacques Demy. It is also known by the English titles… 538 more words

Art

Recipe for a Cake d'Amour

To my beloved Paul Klees, on his birthday

Jacques Demy and Catherine Deneuve on the set of Peau d’Âne, 1970

Cake d’Amour
Serves one, love-sick prince… 340 more words

Cinema

Who Killed Red Riding Hood? The Fairy Tale, Patriarchy and Rape Culture.

The fairy tale has become totally institutionalized in Western society, journeying from a secular/pagan peasant oral folk tradition to modern-day Disney films. Along the way the genre has evolved, often reflecting a multilayer of influences of folk, pagan, biblical, classical and cross-cultural sources. 852 more words

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  Cinderella.

Here’s applauding the creative masters that made it happen…

Charles Perrault (author, 1697), Brothers Grimm (authors, 1800s), Sergei Prokofiev ( 28 more words

Pointe Shoes & Pirouettes

DC Tower I By Dominique Perrault Architecture (FR) by Iondecorating

DC Tower I in Vienna by Dominique Perrault Architecture, photo: © DC Towers / Michael Nagl
Dominique Perrault Architecture has inaugurated the tallest building in Austria, the iconic DC Tower 1 in Vienna, with an undulating “folded façade”. 14 more words

Daily Ideas

DC Tower I By Dominique Perrault Architecture (FR) by Iondecorating

DC Tower I in Vienna by Dominique Perrault Architecture, photo: © DC Towers / Michael Nagl
Dominique Perrault Architecture has inaugurated the tallest building in Austria, the iconic DC Tower 1 in Vienna, with an undulating “folded façade”. 14 more words

Daily Ideas