The Modern Day Fairy Tale in Film and Television (SAMLA)
Fairy tales never seem to go out of style. This panel seeks papers that discuss the significance and implications of works that take traditional fairy tales and make them modern. They may take elements of fairy tales or the whole tales themselves and revise or rework them, but there is still some basis in traditional fairy tale. These tales may also be reworked in order to show a more modern sense of race, class, or gender as well or may swap characters or roles.

Examples of these ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
SAMLA (Popular Culture Panel)
Event Name: 
SAMLA 2012
Event type: 
Event date: 
Friday, November 9, 2012 to Sunday, November 11, 2012
Event Location: 
Durham, North Carolina
Abstract due date: 
Monday, May 14, 2012
Genre & Form
Gender & Sexuality
20th & 21st Century
Early Modern & Renaissance
Long 18th Century
20th & 21st Century
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