SaraC @fairytalefeminist ?active 1 year, 1 month ago
Re: Snow White, there are actually stories that talk about that possibility and problematize the dichotomy set up between Snow White and the Queen. If you’re interested, Neil Gaiman’s “Snow, Glass, Apples” and Emma Donoghue’s “Kissing the Witch” are particularly awesome.
The student poisoning is so horrific…
I enjoyed reading the article about fairy tales and rom coms, but I wish that the information about fairy tales had been more accurate and comprehensive. The Grimms did not create the Snow White story, or any of the others mentioned: they actually edited and sanitized them. There are so many amazing feminist, progressive fairy [...]