|Title||:||Myth & the Body - A colloquy with Joseph Campbell|
|Number of Pages||:||91|
Myth & the Body - A colloquy with Joseph Campbell Reviews
This book blew my mind away. Brought up aspects I had never even considered in myth and in life!In my academic goal of bridging the gap between mythology and television, I wrote my master’s thesis, “The Hero’s Journey Revamped in the ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’” on the television series “Buffy the Vampire Slayer.” Utilizing Campbell’s sequence of the hero’s journey as a back bone, I explored the importance and significance of the protagonist’s journey from the perspective of [...]
I found this book difficult; I think it needs to be three times as long with more concrete examples relating between somatic experience and myth. there's much repetition and a lot of concepts that don't intersect well together upon first reading. there are absolutely stunning parts that are of course brilliant and well presented, but it's a bit of a jumble.