This article discusses Owen Barfield's unpublished and published fairy tale writings, and why his works and ideas (e.g., death, hope, and wholeness) are valuable to consider for children and adult readers, though he is not as well known as other Inklings or mythopoeic writers. Some of the fantasy texts include The Silver Trumpet and "The Child and the Giant."
Martin, Tiffany Brooke
"Death, Hope, and Wholeness in Owen Barfield’s Fairy Tales,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 38
, Article 13.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol38/iss1/13
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