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Gramarye Journal

Gramarye issue 11 is now available as an e-book from the University of Chichester’s online store. This issue’s contents include:

  • Introduction, Lorna Gray
  • ‘Subversive or What? Fairies and Rebellion’, Jeremy Harte
  • ‘The Suburban Boggart: Folklore of an Inner-City Park’, Ceri Houlbrook
  • ‘Wisconsin Werewolves: Visual Narration, Cultural Adaptation and Ostensive Action’, Willem de Blécourt
  • ‘The “Ancient Celtic Year” in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy’, Dimitra Fimi
  • ‘Ball-Gowned Bookworms, ‘Bad’ Fairies and Bold Adventurers: Fairy-Tale Films and Feminism’, Sue Short
  • ‘The Wondrous and the Mundane: Everyday Foods in Fairy Tales’, Rose Williamson
  • A review of Ruth B. Bottigheimer’s Magic Tales and Fairy Tale Magic, Willem de Blécourt
  • A review of Richard Firth Green’s Elf Queens and Holy Friars: Fairy Beliefs and the Medieval Church, Katherine Langrish
  • A review of Christine A. Jones’ Mother Goose Refigured, Ruth B. Bottigheimer
  • A review of Marina Warner’s Fly Away Home: Stories, Andrew Teverson

Exclusive offer

Gramarye readers are entitled to 20% off Scrivener software, the project management tool for writers. Just visit their website and enter the coupon code ‘SUSSEXCENTRE’.

On the high street

Gramarye may also be ordered from:

  • Atlantis Books (London)
  • Kims (Chichester)
  • Treadwells (London)


The printed edition of Gramarye is only available to pre-ordering customers and subscribers. Limited numbers of back issues are still available here and you can subscribe to the journal here.

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