The Monash Fairy Tale Salon now has its own blog! You can find it here. Belinda has done a terrific job putting it all together - we won't mention that photo from a past event where I appear to be wearing a mob cap! It was all very academic, I assure you.
I'm currently a little buried in a big research project and a few smaller projects. The one bright spot has been a chance to peruse 19th century women's fashion and literary magazines.
"A modern Cinderella - a princess bewitched, and as charming a piece of humanity as ever was born in palace or hall, and doomed by those cruel goddesses, the Parcae, to poverty and rags."
"Really, my fastidious son, have you found at last your ideal of beauty in a miserable fisherman's dwelling like this?"