On Fantasy Stories

Citation data:

Vol: 23, Issue: 1

Publication Year:
2000
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Repository URL:
https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol23/iss1/6
Author(s):
Filmer-Davies, Cath
Tags:
Arts and Humanities; Children's and Young Adult Literature; English Language and Literature; Tolkien, J.R.R. “On Fairy-stories”
article description
Elaborates on the value that fantasy stories (and indeed all literature) have: “as sociological and enculturating strategies, in the creation and exchange of meaning, and as a means of empowerment to writers and readers equally.”