Like many people, I thought the Grimm brothers had lived long ago & travelled around Germany collecting stories from old women hunched over spinning wheels.
While landscape changes and stories decay, the marriage of the two – folklore – remains the constant dance in our collective memory.
Whenever a bear shows up in a folktale, we know something wonderful, and maybe a bit scary, is about to happen
Author Jem Roberts explains the genesis of Unbound Publishing’s 21st Century roadmap of British folktales.
Mad Max Rockatansky is a folkloric character. A mythic hero of a post apocalyptic world.