Essays Tagged: "Rapunzel"

Dark Side of Fairytales

overlooked with much generosity if the items stolen are used for 'right' reasons. For instance, in 'Rapunzel,' the mother of Rapunzel persuades her husband to steal some rapunzel plants from the witch ... ts from the witch's garden. The woman pays for her thievery, but the fact that the farmer stole the rapunzel plants for his wife suggests that it's alright to steal from someone as long as they are 'e ...

(3 pages) 103 3 4.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Into the Woods Play review

yed Into the Woods. All of this in the first act, a long somewhat rambling retelling of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Jack in the Beanstalk, and Little Red Riding Hood tied together by a heretofore unknown ba ... amusing ways using the woods as a catalyst. At the end of Act I everyone is happy - Cinderella and Rapunzel are with their princes, Jack and his mother are rich, Little Red Riding Hood has a new cape ...

(4 pages) 46 1 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Gender Representation within Fairy Tales: Rapunzel with a twist!

comes as quickly as it goes and happiness isn't always the easiest aspect of life to reach. This is Rapunzels story."Quick, quick, QUICK! You're late! Okay first to makeup then straight up to hair mai ... p then straight up to hair maintenance. Look at this mess! You haven't brushed it in days have you! Rapunzel, do hurry, this photo shoot is very important for your career!"Rapunzel had just been woken ...

(4 pages) 25 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Essay on the values and techniques in "Rapunzel" and three other appropriations

a girl with long, golden hair trapped in a magical tower is best known through its incarnation of 'Rapunzel' by the Grimm Brothers. This 'Rapunzel' though is actually just an appropriation of an even ... n different versions of the same story such as James Finn Garners' more modern 'Politically Correct Rapunzel'. Although these stories 'Rapunzel' and 'Politically Correct Rapunzel' somewhat follow the ...

(6 pages) 31 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Personal modern appropriation of Rapunzel

ess, cradled her close and read to her from a small, scruffy book. On the faded, red cover it read 'Rapunzel'. The tale finished just as the father reached for Sara to take her away, "...and they live ...

(5 pages) 21 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Fairy Tale Good Vs. Evil

vil In most known fairy tales, the theme of good and evil is usually there. This essay will compare Rapunzel to Sweetheart Roland and give the reason as to why the theme good and evil even exists. In ... ss comes to the virtuous characters when they have successfully won over the villain in each story. Rapunzel healed her lover?s eyesight with two tears and Roland is reunited with his real lover again ...

(4 pages) 22 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The Effects of Fairy Tails on Children

Harry-Potter-negative-effect-children.html. For instance, in "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" and "Rapunzel", beautiful princess waits for their prince to save them. In "Snow White", she is very thou ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

This Is Love

nged my opinion about love. By constantly referring to well-known fairytale princesses (Snow White, Rapunzel, St George and the Dragon, Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella) throughout the poem, Karlo Mila ... s by showing us the paradoxical side of each fairytale event. For example, most people believe that Rapunzel (after being rescued by Prince Charming) lived happily ever after. However, this was not th ...

(4 pages) 3274 0 1.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories


(12 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers