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"Nostalgia is, 'Hey, remember the other mall that used to be there?'"*...

Built in the early 1970s, a decaying Midwestern relic of throw-away consumer architecture will be torn down and developed into an updated outdoor shopping space. What is lost in the process? 325 more words

The Original Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty fairy tale appeared in Europe all the way back in the 16th century in French. It existed as a story called “Troylus and Zellandine” in  1,408 more words

Fairy Tale

Compare & Contrast: Sun, Moon, and Talia, Briar Rose, and Sleeping Beauty in the Wood

Again, this is a case where the three tales share some story elements, but have many differences in how the stories are executed. All of the stories have a princess (or lord’s daughter) who is destined to sleep after pricking her finger. 498 more words

Fairytales

The enduring enchantment of fairy tales

Fairy tales from around the world such as Sleeping Beauty are stories that have traveled eons.  They have been part of our collective consciousness for so long that that as P.L. 481 more words

Children's Books

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Asse-poester   (:)   Jiske-pûster    (deel 3)

Intrigerend  aan  die  vraag  naar  (¿)  waarom  Asse-poester  geen  Asse-poetster  heet (?)  is ,  dat  het  iets  duidelijk  maakt ,  dat  wij  “vergeten”  zijn  [:]   in  de  naam  voor  Asse-poester  is  een  woord  bewaard  gebleven ,  dat  in  de  standaard-taal  verdwenen  is  //  of  althans  niet  meer  begrepen  wordt [:]  poesten  [  →   325 more words

The Not-So Villainous Villainess: How Traditional Gender Roles are Challenged and Combined in Disney's Maleficent

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Every young girl grows up with fairy tales, Disney princesses, and the ever-so-perfect happily ever after. These animated classics and short stories are viewed and read during a child’s formative years and can have a great impact on how they view themselves in society. 219 more words

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