Carl Maria von Weber

Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826) was a German composer with a fascination for fantasy and folklore. Weber was part of the early Romantic age, an age defined for its appreciation of passion and human ...
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Fairies in Classic Games: The Legend of Zelda

The universe of The Legend of Zelda is one of the longest-lived and most beloved fantasy video game franchises. The first game in the series was released in Japan in 1986. There have been ...
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Shakespeare’s Reinvention of Changeling Lore

The folklore of Changelings is most often bleak, dark, and horrific. They are stories of fairies kidnapping babies and young children for their own evil personal ...
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