Edited by: Jørgen Riber Christensen
Marvellous Fantasy contains academic contributions that examine significant fantasy books, films, television series, and music. The different approaches offer new insights into this popular genre, with the chapters providing a catalogue of analytical tools for the study of fantasy. The book is a multidisciplinary introduction to the diversity of fantasy and it considers: J.R.R. Tolkien * J.K. Rowling * Hans Christian Andersen * C.S. Lewis * Terry Pratchett * Robert E. Howard * J.M. Barrie * Disney * China Mi?ville * Donald Barthelme * Simon R. Green * Narnia * Discworld * Conan the Barbarian * Xena: Warrior Princess * Peter Pan * King Rat * Hawk & Fisher * Harry Potter * The Lord of the Rings * Fan fiction * Sword and Sorcery.
Publication Date: 12/18/2009