Forums for the Language and Linguistics department.

This is a 3 day training course that will enable you to develop your academic reading and presentation skills through a series of online tasks.

Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies

LT 912 The Tale: Tellings and Re-Tellings

Spring Term 2009

Marina Warner

Aims and objectives:

  • To offer creative readings in shorter fictions
  • To inspire new writing in the tradition of fabulism
  • To read towards a definition of the tale, uncovering its ways and manners, characteristic modes and tone, plots and motifs.
  • To look at the role of the tale in the making of cultural identity and its range of meanings and applications for contemporary experience

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