Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Joseph Campbell

At his death in 1987, Joseph Campbell left a significant body of published work that explored his lifelong passion, the complex of universal myths. Influenced by Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung, he developed the theory that all myths are linked in the human psyche and that they are cultural manifestations of the universal need to explain reality. His most famous book, The Hero With A Thousand Faces, is always within easy reach when I structure a show.

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