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  • Comparing the Grimm Brothers' Rapunzel and Disney's Rapunzel

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    Comparing the Grimm Brothers' Rapunzel and Disney's Rapunzel Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm also known as the Grimm brothers are historically known for their uniqueness both in their styles of writing and the exceptional illustrations of their works. Their age old literature has been told and retold with the essence of gothic architecture and contemporary children's stories for decades now. This essay will contrast the Grimm brothers story of Rapunzel and Disney's story of Rapunzel, it will also include comparing

  • Rapunzel Negative Socialization

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    Rapunzel Shows Negative Socialization Fairy tales have been around for centuries introducing creativity to the minds of both its young and old viewers. Young children view fairy tales for fun when really they can teach some youth how to deal with emotional and physiological problems that they can relate to. Life lessons are often displayed to its viewers, just not noticed. Positive and negative socialization are both shown in fairy tales, sometimes one more than the other. Rapunzel shows negative

  • Religious Symbolism in Grimm's Rapunzel Essay

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    Religious Symbolism in Grimm's Rapunzel   A fairy tale is seemingly a moral fiction, intended mainly for children. A lesson in critical analysis, however, strips this guise and reveals the naked truth beneath; fairy tales are actually vicious, logical and sexual stories wearing a mask of deceptively easy language and an apparent moral. Two 19th Century writers, the Grimm brothers, were masters at writing these exaggerated stories, bewitching young readers with their prose while padding their

  • `` Rapunzel `` : The Feminist Revitalization Of Fairy Tales

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    Like all fairytales, Rapunzel has a history that extends far earlier than the 1800s when it first transcribed by brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm. However, Rapunzel is a tale that continues to be re-written and re-interpreted even today. From the 1970s with the feminist revitalization of fairy tales to the early 2010s with Disney’s Tangled (2010), this timeless tale continues to engage its listeners. In 2015, Katie Kapurch of Texas State University revisited Rapunzel with an eye on its more recent

  • The Grimm Brothers Version Of Rapunzel Can Be Viewed As

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    The Grimm Brothers version of Rapunzel can be viewed as gruesome, filled with deception and abandonment from start to finish. Which is why these two examples can be seen as the main narratives in this fairy tale. Rapunzel was forced to live a lonely life, locked away from civilization in which she had no control over, due to her parent’s mistake of trading their own daughter for some rampion. Rapunzel’s moral rights were not being respected, this is where The Rights Approach ethical standard comes

  • Rapunzel Motif In Fairy Tale

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    protagonist and a character that waltzes into their life at the particularly right moment. In this fairy tale, in both editions, Rapunzel falls in love with the first man she has a romantic interest in. But, what is specifically fascinating about this motif is the difference between the love interests Rapunzel falls in love with in each version. In the Grimm Brothers version, Rapunzel is approached by the son of the King who falls deeply in love with her. At first, she is very startled as she has never communicated

  • Fairy Tales By The Brother 's Grimm, Rapunzel And Cinderella

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    Grimm, Rapunzel and Cinderella, were published in the mid 1800s. Many years later Disney released its own versions of these Grimm fairy tales called Tangled, a modern take on Rapunzel, and Cinderella published in 2010 and 1950 respectfully. Both fairy tales compare and contrast with the more modern versions. The most potent similarities and differences are seen through the characters, plot, and lesson to be learned. Beginning with the analysis of Rapunzel and Tangled, both tales have Rapunzel and Mother

  • Rapunzel, By The Jacob And Wilhelm Grimm, And Tangled By Dan Foglman

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    Both “Rapunzel” by the Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, and Tangled by Dan Foglman, are imaginative tales about a young girl and her transformation into a woman. These similar tales are portrayed in two opposite lights, The Grimm version tells the story in a very dark way, whereas the movie version portrays a much more light-hearted, child-friendly adventure. Despite their differences, both tell the same overall story. Rapunzel is about an adolescent girl who finds herself and overcomes the captivity of

  • Fairy Tales By Anne Sexton

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    Like all fairy tales, Rapunzel has a history that extends far earlier than the 1800s when it was first transcribed by brothers Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm. However, Rapunzel is a tale that continues to be re-written and re-interpreted even today. From the 1970s with the feminist revitalization of fairy tales to the early 2010s with Disney’s Tangled (2010), this timeless tale continues to engage its listeners. In 2015, Katie Kapurch of Texas State University revisited Rapunzel with an eye on its more

  • Story : From Fairy Tale And Fantasy Ever Told

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    Cauldron of Story: From Rapunzel to Tangled The Cauldron of Story is, in simplistic terms, a metaphor used to symbolise the interconnection of all story. The concept is that every myth, fairy-tale and fantasy ever told is both contained in and drawn from the Cauldron. Therefore, all story created is a combination of the framework and themes of previously told tales, which have then been flavoured and adapted by the new teller. The tellers borrow the parts they want, then they sculpt and shape them

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