ERIC Number: EJ607816
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Beyond Mulan: Rediscovering the Heroines of Chinese Folklore.
Li, Suzanne D.
New Advocate, v13 n2 p143-55 Spr 2000
Notes how sadly the Disney treatment of the story of Mulan reduced both the character Mulan and the story's broad appeal. Presents and critiques four picture book versions of the Mulan legend. Discusses 16 picture books of original folklore based on authentic Chinese sources. Concludes with criteria for evaluating Chinese folklore in picture books. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Identifiers - Location: China