Marina Warner’s studies of religion, mythology, and fairy tales include Alone of All Her Sex: The Myth and the Cult of the Virgin Mary
, From the Beast to the Blonde
, and No Go the Bogeyman
. In 2013 she co-edited Scheherazade’s Children: Global Encounters with the Arabian Nights
. A Fellow of the British Academy, she is also a professor in the Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies at the University of Essex.