Archetypal Psychology

Guest Blogging About The Hero, Gender, and Disney

Once again I was invited to guest blog for Carol S. Pearson, Ph.D. on her site Archetypal Narrative Intelligence. This time I looked at the recent Disney film Moana, and leveraged it to discuss a topic that has held my attention lately. The issue of the hero, and how the heroic requires a monster. Please […]

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Experiencing the Postmodern Psyche in “I’m Not There”

I am posting this piece I wrote several years ago, in honor of Bob Dylan’s silence, in the wake of the Nobel committees decision to give him a technocratic prize, symbolic of mainstream values. Perhaps unwittingly, or unconsciously, the committee’s attempt to tie him into the larger canon of human literature, which fails to address […]

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