Table Comparison of folk and literary tales
November 12, 2020
||Literary fairy tale
|The author is the people.
||The author is a specific person (he is a creator).
|The author’s attitude to the characters is not visible.
|The author’s attitude to the characters is visible.
||Created in writing.
|Every fairy tale exists
in several versions.
(The narrator can make changes.)
|No changes are allowed.
|The time of creation is impossible to determine
||The time of the creation of the tale is known.
|A folk tale is limited to a specific genre:
– about animals
|Not limited to a specific genre,
everyday fairy tale, and magic,
and animal tales
and even science fiction.
Remember: The process of learning a person lasts a lifetime. The value of the same knowledge for different people may be different, it is determined by their individual characteristics and needs. Therefore, knowledge is always needed at any age and position.