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2 Year  Subscription to Gramarye

2 Year Subscription to Gramarye

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A two-year subscription to the biannual journal for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy.

This full-colour illustrated journal features analyses, commentary and reviews on all things folklore, fairy tale and fantasy.

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Gramary Issue 10

Gramary Issue 10

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Order Gramarye 10 pdf or .mobi ebook. The printed edition of Gramarye is only available to subscribers. 

  • Dr Paul Quinn, Introduction
  • Merlins Isle of Gramarye, Diane Purkiss
  • On Fairy Tales, Katherine Langrish
  • The Persecuted History of Cinderella: A Case for Oral Tradition in Western Europe, Julie Lauren-Jacokes Koehler
  • How authentic is authentic?, Rosalind Kerven
  • Interview with Juliet Marillier, by Ceri Houlbrook
  • An excerpt from Raven Flight, Juliet Marillier
  • My Favorite Story When I Was Young, or: The Boy Who Went Forth to Unlearn What Fear Was, Donald Haase
  • A review of The Rebirth of Rapunzel: A Mythic Biography of the Maiden in the Tower, Jack Zipes
  • A review of Cinderella across Cultures: New Directions and Interdisciplinary Perspectives, D. L. Ashliman
  • A review of Fairy-Tale Films Beyond Disney, Rose Williamson
  • A review of Seven Miles of Steel Thistles, Sara Cleto
  • A review of Black Dog Folklore, Jacqueline Simpson
  • A review of First Light, Maureen Kincaid Speller
  • A review of Tolkien Among The Moderns, Siddharth Pandey
  • Correspondence from Judith Woolf
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Gramarye

Gramarye

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The first issue of the biannual journal for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy.

In Vol. 1, launched 29th May, Jacqueline Simpson writes about her collaboration on folklore with Terry Pratchett; Maria Nikolajeva dis­cusses her favourite story when she was young; Diane Purkiss describes the ‘undomestic’ witch; Karl Bell explores the permutations of the urban legend Spring-heeled Jack; Stephen Badman translates a Danish fairytale; Robert Duggan reviews The Anti-Tale and Karen Stevens reviews New World Orders in Con­temporary Children’s Literature.

For further information go to http://www.sussexfolktalecentre.org/journal/

If you are not able to collect your copy from the University,please ensure you select the correct postage option.

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Gramarye Issue 2

Gramarye Issue 2

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The Journal of the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy

The second issue of the biannual journal for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, available from mid-November.

This issue’s contents include:

•    ‘To tell or not to tell: are fairy tales suitable for children?’, Nicholas Tucker and Jacqueline Simpson continue their BBC Radio 4 debate;

•    ‘A review of Brian Froud’s work’, Anne Anderson, curator of Froud/Lee exhibit ‘The Truth About Faeries’;

•    An interview with Brian Froud and a preview of his latest work, Trolls (image below);

•    ‘Gwyn ap Nudd: Transfigurations of a Character on the way from Medieval Literature to Neo-Pagan Beliefs’, Angelika H. Rüdiger;

•    ‘Count Stoneheart and the First Christmas Tree’, a retelling of a traditional tale by best-selling fantasy author Kate Forsyth;

•    ‘The Well of D'Yerree-in-Dowan’, Patrick Ryan;

•    ‘My Favourite Story when I was young’, Martine Hennard Dutheil de la Rochère;

•    ‘Herne’, Steve O’Brien;

•    ‘Whatever happened to the Pixies? The Shrinking Role of Snap, Crackle and Pop in British Rice Krispies Advertising’, Louise Jolly;

•    A review of Tim Killick (ed.) and Alan Cunningham’s Traditional Tales, Sophia Kingshill;

•    A review of Jan Susina’s The Place of Lewis Carroll in Children’s Literature, Colin Manlove;

•    A review of Giselle Liza Anatol’s Bringing Light to Twilight: Perspectives on the Pop Culture Phenomenon, Malini Roy;

•    A review of Stephen Asma’s On Monsters: An Unnatural History of Our Worst Fears, Miles Leeson.

•    A review of Maggie Tonkin’s Angela Carter and Decadence. Critical Fictions/Fictional Critiques, Martine Hennard Dutheil de la Rochère.

Not to mention illustrations by Froud, Mel Grant, Arthur Rackham, Adelaide Claxton, Margaret Jones, Edmund Dulac and many more.

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Gramarye Issue 4

Gramarye Issue 4

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The fourth issue of the biannual journal for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, available from mid-November 2013. ISBN 9781907852268.

 This issue’s contents include:

  • ‘Terry Pratchett, Tiffany Aching, and The Wee Free Men’, Jacqueline Simpson
  • ‘After Grimm: The Art of Visual Storytelling’, Sandra Beckett
  • ‘My Favourite Stories when I was Young’, Jacqueline Simpson
  • ‘Tales beyond Europe: A World full of other Worlds’, Rosalind Kerven
  • A translation of Rabbi Nahman’s ‘The Seven Beggars’, Neil Philip
  • A review of ‘Conteuses: An Evening with Kate Bernheimer’, Joanna Coleman
  • A review of From Fates to Fairies, Francisco Vaz da Silva
  • A review of Jane Carroll’s Landscape in Children’s Literature, Naomi Wood
  • A review of Sara Maitland’s Gossip from the Forest, Hugh Dunkerley

Not to mention images by Stephen Player, Samantha Sweeting, Tessa Farmer, Wim Hofman, Yoko Yamamoto, Keisuke Kishi, Elise Fagerli, O'Kif, Warja Lavater, Richard Câmara, Gustave Doré, Arthur Rackham, and many more.

For further information please go to:- http://www.sussexfolktalecentre.org/journal/

 

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Gramarye Issue 5

Gramarye Issue 5

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The fifth issue of the biannual journal for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, available from June 2014. ISBN 9781907852299.

http://www.sussexfolktalecentre.org/journal/

This issue’s contents include:

 

  • ‘The Case of the Ebony Horse’ (Part I), Ruth B. Bottigheimer
  • ‘By Fynnon Ddu’, Katherine Langrish
  • ‘Fairy-Tale Adaptation in Jim Henson’s “The Storyteller”’, John Pazdziora
  • ‘Two Tales from Odds and Sods’, Stephen Badman
  • ‘“Iron is Stronger than Grief, but Love is Stronger than Iron”: Reading Fairy-Tale Emotions through Words and Illustrations’, Maria Nikolajeva
  • ‘My Favourite Rhymes and Stories when I was Young: Idaho Folklore in the 1940s’, D.L. Ashliman
  • A review of Cristina Bacchilega's Fairy Tales Transformed? Twenty-First-Century Adaptations and the Politics of Wonder and Martine Hennard's Reading, Translating, Rewriting: Angela Carter’s Translational Poetics, Sadhana Naithani
  • A review of Karl Bell's The Legend of Spring-heeled Jack: Victorian Urban Folklore and Popular Cultures, Scott Wood
  • A review of Jack Zipes' The Golden Age of Folk and Fairy Tales: From the Brothers Grimm to Andrew Lang, Lili Sarnyai
  • A review of Kate Bernheimer's xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths, Catriona McAra

 

Not to mention images by Walter Crane, Edmund Dulac, Charles Folkard, Brian Froud, Warwick Goble, Arthur Rackham and Binette Schroeder.

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Gramarye Issue 6 e Book

Gramarye Issue 6 e Book

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Please note that the University's online store cannot send file attachments automatically. Your file will be e-mailed to you by Sussex Centre assistant Heather Robbins within 24 hours of your order.

This issue’s contents include:

  • ‘The Case of the Ebony Horse’ (Part 2), Ruth B. Bottigheimer
  • ‘The American Fantasy Tradition’, Tom Shippey
  • ‘The Mythology of the Dark Tower Universe’, Robin Furth
  • ‘Child Roland’, Steven O’Brien
  • ‘Magic Mirrors and Shifting Skin: An Ecocritical Reading of Cornelia Funke’s Reckless’, Joanna Coleman
  • ‘My Life with Fantasy Literature’, Colin Manlove
  • A review of Brian Attebery’s Stories about Stories: Fantasy and the Remaking of Myth, Tom Shippey
  • A review of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Fall of Arthur, Dimitra Fimi
  • A review of Nancy Marie Brown’s Song of the Vikings: Snorri and the Making of Norse Myths, Jacqueline Simpson
  • A review of Jennifer Garlen and Anissa Graham’s The Wider Worlds of Jim Henson: Essays on His Work and Legacy Beyond The Muppet Show and Sesame Street, John Patrick Pazdziora
  • A review of Andrew Teverson’s Fairy Tale, Cristina Bacchilega

A review of John Lindow’s Trolls: An Unnatural History, Katherine Langrish

Pdf or .mobi file of the sixth issue of Gramarye. ISBN 9781907852312.

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Gramarye Issue 7

Gramarye Issue 7

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Available as Pdf ebook or mobi Kindle files ISBN 9781907852336.

Please note that the University's online store cannot send file attachments automatically. Your file will be e-mailed to you by Sussex Centre assistant Heather Robbins with in 24 hours of your order.

This issue’s contents include:

  • ‘Land Under Wave: Reading the Landscapes of Tiffany Aching’, Jane Carroll
  • ‘Jacek Yerka's Rhetoric of the Impossible’, Joe Young
  • ‘The King’s Amulet’, Rosalind Kerven
  • ‘The Seal Wife’, Judith Woolf
  • ‘They Say England Has No Folktales’, Jacqueline Simpson
  • ‘My Favourite Story When I Was Young’, Sadhana Naithani
  • A review of Veronica L. Shanoes’ Fairy Tales, Myth, and Psychoanalytic Theory: Feminism and Retelling the Tale, Naomi Wood
  • A review of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Beowulf: A Translation and Commentary, together with Sellic Spell, Tom Shippey
  • A review of Daniel Gabelman’s George MacDonald: Divine Carelessness and Fairytale Levity, Colin Manlove

A review of Marina Warner’s Once Upon a Time, Martine Hennard

  • Dutheil de la Rochère
  • A review of Malcolm C. Lyons’ Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange,Ruth B. Bottigheimer
  • A review of Adam Roberts’ The Riddles of The Hobbit, Jane Carroll
  • A review of Jelena Curcic’s Serbian Fairy Tales, Joanna Coleman
  • A review of Jonathan Walker’s Five Wounds: An Illuminated Novel, Robin Furth

A review of J. R. R. Tolkien: The Forest and the City, Alaric Hall

 

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Gramarye Issue 8

Gramarye Issue 8

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Order the eighth issue of Gramarye in pdf of mobi format. The printed edition of Gramarye was available to pre-ordering customers and subscribers only. ISBN 978-1-907852-39-8.

This issue’s contents include:

  • ‘The Mysterious Rolling Wool Bogey’, Simon Young
  • ‘The Snow Queen’, script by Anupama Chandrasekhar
  • An interview with Anupama Chandrasekhar
  • ‘Three Roads River’, Judith Woolf
  • ‘Arianrhod’, Steve O’Brien
  • ‘But still, the heart doth need a language…’, George Green
  • ‘My Favourite Fairyland Fiction’, Ruth B. Bottigheimer
  • A Carnivalesque Recasting of the Grimms’ Tales: a review of Natalie Frank's Tales of the Brothers Grimm, Sandra L. Beckett
  • A review of Walter De La Mare's Told Again: Old Tales Told Again, Nicholas Tucker
  • A review of Daniel Ogden's Drakon: Dragon Myth and Serpent Cult in the Greek and Roman Worlds, Jacqueline Simpson
  • A review of Ann Schmiesing's Disability, Deformity and Disease in the Grimms’ Fairy Tales, Seana Kozar
  • A review of Defining Magic: A Reader, Marion Gibson
  • A review of MacGillivray's The Last Wolf of Scotland, Niall McDevitt
  • A review of The Gothic Fairy Tale in Young Adult Literature: Essays on Stories from Grimm to Gaiman, Malini Roy
  • A review of Jan Beveridge's Children into Swans: Fairy Tales and the Pagan Imagination, Katherine Langrish
  • A review of Eliza Granville's Gretel and the Dark,Andrew Teverson
  • A review of Terry Pratchett's The Shepherd’s Crown, Jane Carroll
  • Correspondence between Jacqueline Simpson and Tom Shippey

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Gramarye Issue 9 E Book

Gramarye Issue 9 E Book

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The Journal of the Sussex Centre for  Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy

Order the ninth issue of Gramarye in pdf or mobi format. The printed edition of Gramarye will be available to pre-ordering customers and subscribers only. ISBN 978-1-907852-44-2.

This issue’s contents include:

  • Guest Editor’s Introduction, Ruth Bottigheimer
  • ‘The Fairy-tale Collections of Andrew Lang and Joseph Jacobs: Identity, Nation, Empire’, Andrew Teverson
  • ‘“As the World Falls Down”: David Bowie’s Role as a Father Figure in Jim Henson’s Labyrinth’, John Patrick Pazdziora
  • ‘Filming Tolkien’s Legendarium’, Shaun Gunner
  • ‘The Devil and St Dunstan’, Steve O’Brien
  • An excerpt from Cult of Chaos: An Anantya Tantrist Mystery, Shweta Taneja
  • The Skald and the Spaewife’, Judith Woolf
  • ‘Norse Codes in a Wartime Childhood’, Nicholas Tucker
  • A review of Bradford Lee Eden’s (ed.) The Hobbit and Tolkien’s Mythology: Essays on Revisions and Influences, Shaun Gunner
  • A review of Kirsty Logan’s A Portable Shelter, Katherine Langrish
  • A review of Stephen Jones’ (ed.) Fearie Tales: Stories of the Grimm and Gruesome, Katherine Langrish
  • A review of Kimberley J. Lau’s Erotic Infidelities: Love and Enchantment in Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber, Michelle Ryan-Sautour
  • A review of Michael Dylan Foster’s The Book of Yokai: Mysterious Creatures of Japanese Folklore, Judith Woolf
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Pre - Order Gramarye Issue 11

Pre - Order Gramarye Issue 11

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Pre-order the 11th issue of Gramarye before the 28th April 2017. The printed edition of Gramarye will be available to pre-ordering customers and subscribers only. ISBN 978-1-907852-48-0. Pdf ebook and .mobi Kindle files will also be available.

  • Introduction, Lorna Gray
  • ‘Subversive or What? Fairies and Rebellion’, Jeremy Harte
  • ‘The Suburban Boggart’, Ceri Houlbrook
  • ‘Wisconsin Werewolves’, Willem de Blécourt
  • ‘The “Ancient Celtic Year” in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy’, Dimitra Fimi
    • ‘Ball-Gowned Bookworms, ‘Bad’ Fairies and Bold Adventurers: Fairy-Tale Films and Feminism’, Sue Short
    • ‘The Wondrous and the Mundane: Everyday Foods in Fairy Tales’, Rose Williamson
  • A review of Ruth B. Bottigheimer’s Magic Tales and Fairy Tale Magic, Willem de Blécourt
  • A review of Richard Firth Green’s Elf Queens and Holy Friars: Fairy Beliefs and the Medieval Church, Katherine Langrish
  • A review of Christine A. Jones’ Mother Goose Refigured, Ruth B. Bottigheimer
  • A review of Marina Warner’s Fly Away Home: Stories, Andrew Teverson
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Gramarye Issue 3 ebook

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An ebook (pdf) edition of the third issue of the biannual journal for the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, available from mid-May 2013.

Please note that the University's online store cannot send file attachments automatically. Your file will be e-mailed to you by Sussex Centre assistant Heather Robbins within 24 hours of your order.

http://www.sussexfolktalecentre.org/journal/

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