The Power of Myth
The Power Of Myth launched an extraordinary resurgence of interest in Joseph Campbell and his work. A preeminient scholar, writer, and teacher, he has had a profound influence on millions of people. To him, mythology was the "song of the universe, the music of the spheres." ;With Bill Moyers, one of America's most prominent journalists, as his thoughtful and engaing interviewer, The Power Of Myth touches on subjects from modern marriage to virgin births, from Jesus to John Lennon, offering a brilliantcombination of intelligence and wit.
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Review: The Power of Myth (The Collected Works of Joseph Campbell)User Review - Carrie - Goodreads
I really wanted to like it, but there's so many sexist and racist stereotypes without any citations or research, it just made me nauseous. If you fit neatly into boxes and like to fit others neatly into boxes then you can probably enjoy it. For me it just feels dated. Read full review
Review: The Power of Myth (The Collected Works of Joseph Campbell)User Review - Laura Jean - Goodreads
In this published transcript of the so-named television special between Joseph Campbell and Billy Moyers, Joseph Campbell offers a survey course in comparative mythology through the lens of specific ... Read full review