‘Feminine in Fairy Tales’ rendered into Persian
Publish Date : Sunday 2 September 2018 - 18:33
IBNA- A key book by Jung’s distinguished collaborator Marie-Louise von Franz titled ‘The Feminine in Fairy Tales’ has been translated and released in Persian.
According to IBNA
correspondent, authored by one of the founders of analytical psychology, the book has been translated by Mandana Sadrzadeh into Persian and released eight pages by Roshangaran Publishing in Tehran.
The Swiss Marie-Louise von Franz
, a key collaborator of Carl Gustav Jung
is renowned for her psychological interpretations of fairy tales and of alchemical manuscripts.
In ‘The Feminine in Fairy Tales’
, the analyst and author shows how the Feminine reveals itself in fairy tales of German, Russian, Scandinavian, and Eskimo origin, including familiar stories such as ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ ‘Snow White and Rose Red,’ and ‘Rumpelstiltskin’.
Some tales, she points out, offer insights into the psychology of women, while others reflect the problems and characteristics of the anima, the inner femininity of men. Professor von Franz discusses the archetypes and symbolic themes that appear in fairy tales as well as dreams and fantasies, draws practical advice from the tales, and demonstrates its application in case studies from her analytical practice.
The Persian translation of ‘The Feminine in Fairy Tales’ has been published in 408 pages and 300 copies by Roshangaran Publishing.