The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structures for Storytellers and Screenwriters

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M. Wiese Productions, 1992 - Performing Arts - 289 pages
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The Writer's Journey is a guide to the patterns of mythology that lie nestled in all narrative writing. Based upon the work of Joseph Campbell, it offers the reader a set of useful myth-inspired storytelling paradigms and step-by-step guidelines to plot and character development. One of Hollywood's top studio heads made the rough draft of this book required reading for his executive staff.

"..the perfect manual for developing, pitching and writing stories with universal human themes that will forever captivate a global audience". -- Jeff Arch, screenwriter Sleepless in Seattle

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A brilliant piece of work that is a must read for any aspiring writer. It takes you through the history of story telling and informs you of the eternal qualities that resonate through every culture ... Read full review

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I love this book, breaks down the mythic story structure and frames it around film. Everything you need. Fantastic. Read full review

Contents

A Practical Guide
13
The Archetypes
33
Hero
39
Copyright

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