restricted access   Volume 22, Number 2, 2008

Table of Contents


“There lived in the Land of Oz two queerly made men”: Queer Utopianism and Antisocial Eroticism in L. Frank Baum’s Oz Series

pp. 217-239

Crescentia’s Oriental Relatives: The “Tale of the Pious Man and His Chaste Wife” in the Arabian Nights and the Sources of Crescentia in Near Eastern Narrative Tradition

pp. 240-258

Sleeping Beauty Must Die: The Plots of Perrault’s “La belle au bois dormant”

pp. 259-276

Beauty and the Beast à la Russe

pp. 277-295

Texts & Translations

Crescentia’s Oriental Relatives: Four Translations

pp. 299-311

The Jealous Princess

pp. 312-317


The Tale of Tales; or, Entertainment for Little Ones (review)

pp. 319-322

Fairy Tales from Before Fairy Tales: The Medieval Latin Past of Wonderful Lies (review)

pp. 322-324

Politicizing Magic: An Anthology of Russian and Soviet Fairy Tales (review)

pp. 324-326

In Quest of Indian Folktales: Pandit Ram Gharib Chaube and William Crooke (review)

pp. 326-329

Crosscurrents of Children’s Literature: An Anthology of Texts and Criticism, and: The Norton Anthology of Children’s Literature: The Traditions in English (review)

pp. 329-331

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature (review)

pp. 331-335

When Dreams Came True: Classical Fairy Tales and Their Tradition (review)

pp. 335-337

The Arabian Nights Reader (review)

pp. 337-339

Lies That Tell the Truth: Magic Realism Seen through Contemporary Fiction from Britain (review)

pp. 339-341

Moulding the Female Body in Victorian Fairy Tales and Sensation Novels (review)

pp. 341-343

Film, Folklore, and Urban Legends (review)

pp. 343-345

Pan’s Labyrinth / El Laberinto del Fauno (review)

pp. 345-348

Critical Exchanges

Critical Exchanges

p. 349

Professional Notices

Professional Notices

pp. 350-351



pp. 352-354


Index to Volume 22 (2008)

pp. 355-356