Essays Tagged: "Grimm Brother"

Grimm Brothers "The Master-Thief", analysis.

The Grimm Brother's Tale of ThieveryA long lost son, a deadly bet, robbery, attempted murder, and much d ... on, a deadly bet, robbery, attempted murder, and much deception all contribute to the allure of the Grimm Brother's folktale, "The Master-Thief". While the folktale appeals to the human romanticism of ... ands.The mere summary of "The Master-Thief" cannot express the moral of the story as clearly as the Grimm brothers themselves did so. The moral of "The Master-Thief" is that even the most excellent cr ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.5 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Comparison between Charles Perrault's version of "Little Red Riding-Hood" and the Brothers Grimm's "Little Red-Cap."

ood" in 1697, and since then, there have been many adaptations of this tale, including the Brothers Grimm's "Little Red-Cap." Presenting a folktale by means of literature can be difficult in that the ... g the historical, sexual, and moral aspects of Perrault's "Little Red Riding-Hood" and the Brothers Grimm's "Little Red-Cap," readers are left appreciating the different means used in communicating th ...

(4 pages) 91 1 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Gender roles in Cinderella

nderella come from Giambattista Basile around 1634, Charles Perrault in 1697, and Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm in 1812. While the story lines of this fairy tale differ slightly, they all reflect the societ ... eared towards a patriarchal, capitalist, middle-class mentality. A feminist Kay Stone notes that in Grimm and Disney stories these characteristics are preconditions for a woman to be a heroine.Subtle ...

(6 pages) 129 1 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

"Grate full"

their lesson. Greed will get you no where."The Lady and the Lion", was written by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, it in 1812. The Grimm brothers had traveled around Germany and listened to the older women's ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Explains fairytales and the symbolic elements of "Little Red Riding Hood" by Charles Perrault

lic elements of "Little Red Riding Hood" in terms of the tales by Charles Perrault and the Brothers Grimm.In Perrault's version, the bourgeois society is being represented. Little Red Riding Hood is r ... ry, when Christian Patriarchal Absolutism was dominant, and the tale reflects the values of the era.Grimm's version of the story also includes elements of Christian Patriarchal Absolutism, although it ...

(2 pages) 42 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

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

, 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 earlier story 'P ... acters within the story.The most famous incarnation of Rapunzel is unsurprisingly 'Rapunzel' by the Grimm Brothers. The Grimm Brothers recorded traditional folk stories and published them in their 'Ch ...

(6 pages) 31 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Fate of Little Red Riding Hood: From Rape Victim to Champion of Women's Rights

m of unwritten stories to written fairy tales, such as those published by Perrault and the Brothers Grimm. The vast majority of these retellings have kept the main elements, all of which are strong se ... interpretations as Little Red Riding Hood since Perrault first put ink to paper. With the Brothers Grimm's retelling of the story in a more child-pleasant tone, the tale became an essential part of t ...

(6 pages) 22 1 0.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Language Of The Two Ronnies Comedy

es are of all such creatures the most dangerous!" (17)Then, Little Red Riding Hood was rewritten by Grimm Brothers who were German authors who collected and published folklore. In the brothers' belief ... hese gentle wolves who are the most dangerous ones of all. (51-53)The second version was written by Grimm Brothers. In this version the ending of the story is changed. As it is said in the introductio ...

(15 pages) 2 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature