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A Brothers Grimm Consent Training: ANITA MANDERFIELD on Raising a Feminist on Fairy Tales - Mutha Magazine
I’ve been feeding our preschooler’s morbid tendencies by reading her more-or-less original versions of Brothers Grimm tales. Despite the gory details, I prefer them to sanitized contemporary rewrites. Little kids (at least mine) get violence. And providing only candy-coated images of life, love, and justice may confuse or alienate. (I worry more about how often heroes revive from death. [&hellip