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The Notion Of Conventional Gender Figures In The Prince By Grimm Brothers

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Despite the fact that the Grimm brothers allow the princess to attribute the male figures in this story, thus bombarding the notion of conventional gender standards, they use similar methods to explain the power of males in the story. Just as the princess was possessive of the young King, the young King possessed his own servants and a kingdom. At the same time, the prince is still expected to fulfill the conventional roles handed him to by society. Therefore, he is still expected to escort the princess to his kingdom. The prince is also the one who makes the final decision to move and simply informs the princess, without taking her consent. Moreover, the prince takes the lead in ensuring everything is going smoothly and taking commands.
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