Discuss what you think about “realism” in modern fairy tales (or the older ones). In “Into the Woods” we saw the characters’ lives after the “happily ever after.” What does that do in a fairy tale? Can there be both realism and magic? Where else have we seen this?
This is the book that I’ve” Folk and Fairy Tales edited by Hallett & Karasek) *Fifth Edition ISBN-13: 978-1554813650“