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A Wild Edition of "The Wild Swans" December 21, 2011

The Wild Swans recounts the story of a princess who sets out to rescue her eleven brothers who have been turned into swans by their wicked stepmother and forced to fly away.  The tale was first published in 1838 in the compilation Fairy Tales Told for Children. New Collection by Hans Christian Anderson. An amazing new wordless version of the famous tale is now available. Illustrated by noted toy designer Thomas Aquinas Maguire and published…

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When Did Walt Disney Write A Christmas Carol? November 10, 2009

Disney’s A Christmas Carol Walt Disney has gotten a bad rap. We now know that “The Great Homogenizer,” who, as master of The House that Mouse Built, rose to fame by smoothing out the difficult and potentially offensive edges to any story he came into contact with lest anyone’s sensibilities be injured, led a double life. Recent advances in forensic bibliography, as reported in the recent issue of the Journal of Dubious Literary Scholarship, have…

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