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Transforming Tales

Author: Rob Parkinson

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9781843109747

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 336

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This book reveals the true impact of stories on our lives and how stories can create feelings of hope, take away psychological distress and even stimulate the immune system. It contains over 90 short stories, and allows readers to understand the patterns storytellers use to captivate attention and how truths are often encapsulated in stories.
Transforming Tales
Language: un
Pages: 336
Authors: Rob Parkinson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book reveals the true impact of stories on our lives and how stories can create feelings of hope, take away psychological distress and even stimulate the immune system. It contains over 90 short stories, and allows readers to understand the patterns storytellers use to captivate attention and how truths
Transforming Tales
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Miranda Griffin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-27 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Transforming Tales argues that the study of transformation is crucial for understanding a wide range of canonical work in medieval French literature. From the lais and Arthurian romances of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, through the Roman de la Rose and its widespread influence, to the fourteenth-century Ovide moralisé and
Transforming Tales
Language: un
Pages: 270
Authors: Miranda Griffin
Categories: French literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Transforming Tales examines the idea of bodily transformation in French literature composed between the twelfth and the fifteenth centuries. Focusing on well-known stories (Narcissus and Echo; Pygmalion and his statue) and figures (Merlin, the werewolf), the book approaches a number of canonical texts in ways which will be accessible and
Transforming Tales
Language: un
Pages: 134
Authors: Clarissa Regan
Categories: Aesthetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

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