Ponderings Radio

Shapeshifters, Hairy Dancers and Things That Go Bump in The Night

August 03, 2020 Ponderings Magazine Season 3 Episode 7
Ponderings Radio
Shapeshifters, Hairy Dancers and Things That Go Bump in The Night
Chapters
Ponderings Radio
Shapeshifters, Hairy Dancers and Things That Go Bump in The Night
Aug 03, 2020 Season 3 Episode 7
Ponderings Magazine

Our modern-day screens are overwhelmed with creepy blood-curdling monsters.  

 

These frequently overtly sexualised characters who morph into werewolves and vampires, sirens singing sailors to their deaths or the deep blue seas. Supernaturally charged, they have evolved from the village fireside precautionary tales and spins of old to the pop culture halls of fame. 

 

Have you read the original Grimm brothers Fairy tales? I studied them at University at they are not for the faint of heart. Don’t even get me started on Little Red riding hood, because that story isn’t what you think it is…

Read more wonderful positive storytelling ponderings over at www.ponderings.com.au


Support the show (https://ponderings.com.au/subscribe-to-ponderings-magazine/)

Show Notes

Our modern-day screens are overwhelmed with creepy blood-curdling monsters.  

 

These frequently overtly sexualised characters who morph into werewolves and vampires, sirens singing sailors to their deaths or the deep blue seas. Supernaturally charged, they have evolved from the village fireside precautionary tales and spins of old to the pop culture halls of fame. 

 

Have you read the original Grimm brothers Fairy tales? I studied them at University at they are not for the faint of heart. Don’t even get me started on Little Red riding hood, because that story isn’t what you think it is…

Read more wonderful positive storytelling ponderings over at www.ponderings.com.au


Support the show (https://ponderings.com.au/subscribe-to-ponderings-magazine/)