020 – Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Comparing and contrasting Disney’s “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” with “Sneewitchen” by The Brothers Grimm.

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Recommended Reading

Grimm’s Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm (Project Gutenberg)

Richilde by Johann Karl August Musaus (Translated by William Thomas Beckford)

Sleeping Beauties: Sleeping Beauty and Snow White Tales From Around the World by Heidi Anne Heiner



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Heiner, Heidi Anne. Sleeping Beauties: Sleeping Beauty and Snow White Tales from around the World. SurLaLune Press, 2010.

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Vashaw, Austin. “Vintage But Timeless – SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS (1937).” Medium, Cinapse, 23 Jan. 2017, cinapse.co/vintage-but-timeless-snow-white-and-the-seven-dwarfs-1937-6998349396ab.

“Walt Disney Talks Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – DisneyAvenue.com.” YouTube, YouTube, 27 Apr. 2017, www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_imgkoatfA&t=60s.


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