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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - etxgardener - LibraryThing
I know I'm supposed to find this book profound, but as I waded through Campbell's Jungian excesses, all I could think of was Freud's apocryphal assessment of Carl Jung: "Jung was meshuggah: Read full review
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Bill Moyers interviewed Joseph Campbell for a 6-hour PBS series on The Power of Myth. But there were many more hours of footage that were not used in the series. This book provides more of their ... Read full review