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Once upon a more enlightened time

more politically correct bedtime stories
  • 84 Pages
  • 4.20 MB
  • 9133 Downloads
  • English
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Macmillan , New York
Political correctness -- Fiction, Humorous stories, American, Fairy tales -- Adapta
StatementJames Finn Garner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3557.A71667 O53 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 84 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL784040M
ISBN 100028604199
LC Control Number95016165

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In Once Upon A More Enlightened Time, Garner tackles many demeaning, culturally biased viewpoints through his retelling of such well-known tales as "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Tortoise and the Hare." He has striven to fashion these bedtime stories into literature that is totally free from bias and purged from the influences of a flawed cultural past /5(8).

James Finn Garner wowed the world when he wrote Politically Correct Bedtime Stories, which sold nearly 2 million copies, and then followed it up with two books with the same theme, Politically Correct Holiday Stories and Once Upon An Enlightened Time; the three books together sold nearly million copies in the U.S.

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In Once Upon A More Enlightened Time, Garner tackles many demeaning, culturally biased viewpoints through his retelling of such well-known tales as "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Tortoise and the Hare." He has striven to fashion these bedtime stories into literature that is totally free from bias and purged from the influences of a flawed cultural past in hopes of freeing our Book Edition: Abridged.

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Format Book Published New York: Macmillan, c Description xi, 84 p.: ill. ; 18 cm. Contents. A politically correct alphabet Hansel and Gretel The ant and the grasshopper.

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Politically Correct Bedtime Stories: Modern Tales for Our Life and Times is a book written by American writer James Finn Garner, in which Garner satirizes the trend toward political correctness and censorship of children's literature, with an emphasis on humour and parody.

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