A Little Book on the Human Shadow (Google eBook)
Robert Bly, renowned poet and author of the ground-breaking bestseller Iron John, mingles essay and verse to explore the Shadow -- the dark side of the human personality -- and the importance of confronting it.
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Review: A Little Book on the Human ShadowUser Review - AE Reiff - Goodreads
These are simple stereotypes like the examples of the shadow given by Bly in his Little Book, stereotypes that hide suppression of the female in the usual male way. Read full review
Review: A Little Book on the Human ShadowUser Review - Mary - Goodreads
Bly says to mature, the artist must reclaim and reintegrate the Shadow, Jung's name for aspects of ourselves we reject and repress. Falls short on explaining the remedy, or how to "eat the shadow!" Read full review