Essay about chosen Australian fairy tale
Essay about the attached scanned Australian fairy tale 1 page plus 1 illustration.
Wake by Shaun Tan from Tales from Outer Suburbia.
It should consider one or more of the following points
? whether the tale is a fairy tale ?
? the tale’s representation of Australia and Australians ?
? illustration and the nature of the physical book itself (e.g. is it part of a collection/ an art book?) ?
? intended readership (avoiding any assumptions about that readership – ie never write something like ‘a child would like the ?pictures’ or ‘children are drawn to animal characters’ – focus on how the tale constructs a readership through narration, illustration, presentation etc) ?
Please use at least 3 scholarly sources. ?
Word limit: 900??(+/-10% excluding references) ?