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A podcast from Parcast Network

Tales

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8 Episodes • Released Weekly

8 Episodes • Released Weekly

A podcast from Parcast Network

Tales

Tales podcast artwork npr.org/programs/invisibilia

8 Episodes • Released Weekly

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Traditional fairy tales aren’t exactly suitable for kids. Women vomit spiders. Children get eaten. There’s even murder! Every Wednesday, we take you through the twists and turns of the dark origins of your favorite pieces of folklore. To listen to the full Tales catalog for free, be sure to subscribe on Spotify!

Latest Episode

27 Aug 2020 • 14 mins

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