The Brothers Grimm<br />Amanda Schilliger-Kelly<br />ENG1102 / English Composition II – T4/10<br />Instructor: Elizabeth O...
Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm<br />Jacob born January 4, 1785<br />Wilhelm born February 24, 1786<br />Both born in Hanau, Germa...
The Grimm Brothers<br />The Bother’s were German professors of linguistics<br />Started out to create a comprehensive Germ...
“Kinder- und Hausmärchen” (Children' and Household Tales)<br />The Brother Grimm are most famous for there Folk fairy tale...
The Grimm Brother’s Fairytales<br />A few of the stories from the collection of the Grimm Brothers<br />Cinderella <br />R...
The Grimm Brother’s Fairytales<br />All the tales collected were of magical, scary, comedic, and often violent journey int...
The Grimm Brother’s Fairytales<br />Throughout the 1900s the Grimm Brother’s Fairy tales were among the most widely read a...
The Brothers Grimm Museum in Kassel<br /><ul><li>The Grimm Brother’s immortalized German history through the folk tale col...
The Brothers Grimm Museum (dedicated to all the brothers work)
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Schilliger Kelly The Grimm Brothers

  1. 1. The Brothers Grimm<br />Amanda Schilliger-Kelly<br />ENG1102 / English Composition II – T4/10<br />Instructor: Elizabeth Owens<br />11 May 2010<br />
  2. 2. Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm<br />Jacob born January 4, 1785<br />Wilhelm born February 24, 1786<br />Both born in Hanau, Germany<br />Two of none children born to Philipp Wilhelm Grimm and Dorothea Grimm<br />Both attended University of Marburg<br />
  3. 3. The Grimm Brothers<br />The Bother’s were German professors of linguistics<br />Started out to create a comprehensive German dictionary<br />Later completed in 1954, DeutschesWorterbook, a 16 volume German historical dictionary<br />The Brothers set out to learn the language <br />Ended finding the older generation would talk more but by share tales<br />The Brother’s collected all the tales and late published and are still part of children’s literature today <br />
  4. 4. “Kinder- und Hausmärchen” (Children' and Household Tales)<br />The Brother Grimm are most famous for there Folk fairy tale collection<br />200 German fairy tales<br />Published in volume one in 1812<br />Containing 86 different tales<br />In 1814, volume 2 was published<br />Adding 70 more tales<br />The Frog King<br />
  5. 5. The Grimm Brother’s Fairytales<br />A few of the stories from the collection of the Grimm Brothers<br />Cinderella <br />Rapunzel <br />Little Red riding Hood<br />The Frog King<br />Cat and Mouse<br />Little Briar-Rose (Sleeping Beauty)<br />Little Snow-White<br />The Juniper-Tree<br />Old Sultan<br />The Six Swans<br />Rumpelstiltskin<br />Sweetheart Roland<br />The Golden Bird <br />The Golden Goose<br />Briar-Rose<br />Little Red Cap<br />
  6. 6. The Grimm Brother’s Fairytales<br />All the tales collected were of magical, scary, comedic, and often violent journey into the forests of ancient Germany and France where every path leads to mystery and adventure<br />Not always intended for children<br />Rewritten several times and over the years -- Tales gradually got softer, sweeter<br />Each tale had multiple lessons<br />Little Red Riding Hood is known as Rotkäppchen in German.<br />
  7. 7. The Grimm Brother’s Fairytales<br />Throughout the 1900s the Grimm Brother’s Fairy tales were among the most widely read after the Bible<br />All stories have been translated in to at least 70 different languages around the world<br />All of stories were amusing and enchanting were filled with life’s lesson<br />Good way of teaching young children is by reading to them<br />RAPUNZEL<br />
  8. 8. The Brothers Grimm Museum in Kassel<br /><ul><li>The Grimm Brother’s immortalized German history through the folk tale collections
  9. 9. The Brothers Grimm Museum (dedicated to all the brothers work)
  10. 10. Located in Bellevue Palace (Palais Bellevue)
  11. 11. Its a free standing city villa, on the edge of downtown Kassel
  12. 12. Overlooking the Karlsaue Park and the Fulda river
  13. 13. Permanent exhibits on the second and third floors
  14. 14. Chronological intro to the important events in the Grimm brothers' lives</li></li></ul><li>References<br />http://www.grimmsfairytales.us/index.html<br />http://www.nationalgeographic.com/grimm/index2.html<br />http://www.candlelightstories.com/storybooks/grimms-fairy-tales/<br />http://www.pitt.edu/~dash/grimm.html<br />http://www.travelgermanyinenglish.com/kasselgrimm.html<br />

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