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Folk Tales, Myths, and Legends (V. Arnold)

 

The Conversation Trust Ltd. (U.K.), 2018
Provides multiple articles on different aspects of myths and legends
https://theconversation.com/uk/topics/myths-and-legends-9674

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Middletown Thrall Library, Ready Reference Center, 2017
Provides multiple links referencing mythology, legends, folk tales and fairy tales from around the world.
http://www.thrall.org/readyref/Myths_and_Legends.html

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What Is A Myth?
This PBS article attempts to define the term Myth.
http://www.pbs.org/mythsandheroes/myths_what.html

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Myths and Archetypes
This PBS article discusses four major archetypes of myths - Woman of Power, The Quest, The Hero, and Paradise Lost.
http://www.pbs.org/mythsandheroes/myths_archetypes.html

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Myths and Heroes
This PBS article covers four major myths about heroes  - THe Queen of Sheba, Shanghai-La, King Authur, and Jason and the Argonauts.
http://www.pbs.org/mythsandheroes/myths_four_sheba.html

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Folklore - Definition and Examples
Provides definition and examples of "Folklore" as a collective literary term for fairy tales, myths, and legends.
https://literaryterms.net/folklore/


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Fairy Tales - Definition and Examples
Provides definition and examples of "Fairy Tales" as a literary term.
https://literaryterms.net/fairy-tale/

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Grimm's Fairy Tales - Collection of Tales
This site, provided by John Mark Ockerbloom of Carnegie Mellon University, offers readers full texts of 209 of Grimm's Fairy Tales.
https://www.cs.cmu.edu/~spok/grimmtmp/

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