- xvi, 664 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
- Additional Authors
- Bosc, Lauren,Greenhill, Pauline,Hamer, Naomi,Rudy, Jill Terry,
- Includes bibliographical references, filmographies, and index.Summary: "From Cinderella to comic con to colonialism and more, this companion provides readers with a comprehensive and current guide to the fantastic, uncanny, and wonderful worlds of the fairy tale across media and cultures. It offers a clear, detailed, and expansive overview of contemporary themes and issues throughout the intersections of the fields of fairy-tale studies, media studies, and cultural studies, addressing, among others, issues of reception, audience cultures, ideology, remediation, and adaptation. Examples and case studies are drawn from a wide range of pertinent disciplines and settings, providing thorough, accessible treatment of central topics and specific media from around the globe."--Provided by publisher.