“In Bone, the monomyth is encased in what has come to be called the high fantasy epic.”
“The documentary Finding Joe, directed by Patrick Takaya Solomon, is a heart warming and inspired retelling of Joseph Campbell's iconic Hero's Journey, one that lucidly walks us through perhaps the archetype of archetypes, the diagram for self-realization and psychological illumination known as the monomyth.”
“Campbell took what had been also described as the monomyth -- the universal story, told with the same basic pattern, by every culture, about the journey of the hero.”
“At the same time the game continues to explore the idea of monomyth, this time incorporating the influences of the Norse mythology into its narrative.”
“Quoted sections come from the holy writ of collaborative metanarrative, Wikipedia, and full footnotes can be found on the "monomyth" page.”
“I had a notion - possibly terminally pretentious, or cleverly postmodern or so I like to convince myself - that the characters could spend some time discussing the 'monomyth' story structure, the Hero's Journey found in different cultures and delineated in detail by Joseph Campbell in Hero With A Thousand Faces.”
“Ralph's story seems to be some kind of monomyth plot or Gilgamesh-in-the-underworld-type scenario.”
“Joseph Campbell, in his classic book _The Hero with a Thousand Faces, _ showed how _all_ tales of heroic struggle fulfill the terms of what he called the "monomyth," the basic story of stories: "A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow man.”
“monomyth" idea - that all cultures share a basic form and structure when it comes to their mythology.”
“John McCain's own story was compelling, but against the monomyth in anxious times, it never had a chance.”
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I couldn't stop myself: James Joyce, Finnegans Wake.
For now, I'm gonna pour the words on. That means this list is gonna get very huge since there's at least a half-dozen (if not many...
found words, that haven't found their proper place yet.
words to dwell on.
Words I like, and should try to use more often.
words I've learned and liked this summer (2012)
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