“Cinderella” and “Vasilissa”: Similarities and Differences

Conduct a comparative analysis of “Cinderella” and “Vasilissa” folk fairy tales.

Point out what you see as the main similarities between “Cinderella” and “Vasilissa” folk fairy tales and discuss the differences that you think are most significant. Despite their similarities, what makes them unique or special in their own way? Be sure to take into consideration what these stories might mean. You should point out where these stories came from.