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Alternative Worlds in ABC’s “Once Upon a Time”

Alternative Worlds in ABC’s “Once Upon a Time”

Find “Once Upon a Time” on Amazon The Meaning of Alternative World’s in “Once Upon a Time” Alternative worlds are common in the apocalyptic genre. The alternative worlds in ABC’s Once Upon a Time[i] are Storybrooke; the Enchanted Forest; Wonderland; China; Boston, Massachusetts; and New York City, New York. The meaning of Storybrooke in Once Upon a Time[ii] is that Regina’s curse worked; “all of our prisons will be time[iii].” The meaning of Storybrooke in Once Upon a Time[iv] is that Regina had been lured by the power she found in the use of magic from killing her father, to sending her mother Cora to Wonderland. The meaning of Storybrooke […]

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