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Volume 23, Number 2, 2009

Table of Contents

Editorial Policy

p. 223

What Happened to the Heroines in Folktales?: An Analysis by Gender of a Multicultural Sample of Published Folktales Collected from Storytellers

pp. 227-247


Devils, Demons, Familiars, Friends: Toward a Semiotics of Literary Cats

pp. 248-267

Functions of Textile and Sartorial Artifacts in Russian Folktales

pp. 268-299

Luigi Capuana: Unlikely Spinner of Fairy Tales?

pp. 300-324

Tangled Up in Blue: Liz Lochhead's Grimm Sisters Tales

pp. 325-352

Adaptations of Folktales and Motifs in Madame d'Aulnoy's Contes: A Brief Survey of Influence and Diffusion

pp. 353-364

Texts and Translations

Luigi Capuana's Search for the New Fairy Tale

pp. 367-390

Eliseo Diego and Fairy Tales

pp. 391-398


An Anthology of American Folktales and Legends (review)

pp. 399-402

The Collected Sicilian Folk and Fairy Tales of Giuseppe Pitrè (review)

pp. 402-404

Raja Nal and the Goddess: The North Indian Epic Dhola in Performance (review)

pp. 404-406

Ramayana Stories in Modern South India: An Anthology (review)

pp. 406-408

The Golden Thread: Storytelling in Teaching and Learning (review)

pp. 409-411

Suddenly They Heard Footsteps: Storytelling for the Twenty-first Century (review)

pp. 411-413

Brothers and Beasts: An Anthology of Men of Fairy Tales (review)

pp. 413-416

Some Day Your Witch Will Come (review)

pp. 416-418

Elusive Childhood: Impossible Representations in Modern Fiction (review)

pp. 418-420

Adventures into Otherness: Child Metamorphs in Late Twentieth-Century Children's Literature (review)

pp. 420-422

Fairy-Tale Science: Monstrous Generation in the Tales of Straparola and Basile (review)

pp. 423-425

The Victorian Press and the Fairy Tale (review)

pp. 425-428

Seductions in Narrative: Subjectivity and Desire in the Works of Angela Carter and Jeanette Winterson (review)

pp. 428-430

Contemporary Fiction and the Fairy Tale (review)

pp. 430-433

The Enchantress of Florence (review)

pp. 433-436

Critical Exchanges

p. 437

Critical Exchanges

Response to Kathleen Ragan's "What Happened to the Heroines in Folktales?"

pp. 437-442


pp. 443-448



pp. 449-453


Index to Volume 23 (2009)

pp. 455-457

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