African American Folklore
9:00am – 4:00pm
Maria Tatar teaches at Harvard University in the German Department, and in the Program in Folklore and Mythology. Her many books include Enchanted Hunters: The Power of Stories in Childhood and Off with Their Heads! Fairy Tales and the Culture of Childhood, and she is the editor and translator of The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales, The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen, The Annotated Brothers Grimm, The Annotated Classic Fairy Tales, The Annotated Peter Pan, The Classic Fairy Tales: A Norton Critical Edition and The Grimm Reader.