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Subject: Re: [Fwd: Re: FW: archetypal figures.]
Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2005 13:57:35 -0500
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A lively little book on Jungian issues is Robert Bly's A LITTLE BOOK ON
THE HUMAN SHADOW (1997). It includes numerous references to literary
as well as discussions of repression in the process of becoming mature.
I believe that Bly sometimes presents workshops with James Hillman. They
have co-edited a book with a Yeatsian title "The Rag and Bone Shop of the
--On Wednesday, February 16, 2005 9:48 AM -0500 Norman Holland
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> Subject: Re: FW: archetypal figures.
> Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2005 18:29:56 -0500
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> A great book on contemporary archetypes and their practical
> application is "The Hero and the Outlaw" by Margaret Mark and Carol
> Pearson. (McGraw Hill). I use it constantly and find it really
> relevant and useful.
> Peter Burmeister
> (802) 223-4165
> ---- Murray Schwartz <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> From: CLAIRE HERSHMAN [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
>> Subject: archetypal figures.
>> dear norm and the gang
>> what a fascinating challenge to psyarters, even if we dont fancy
>> ourselves as jungain. proposals for archetypal figures, norm? my vote
>> goes to princess diana. that is why we were so devistated by her loss.
>> we were in the grip of an archetype and so much of our relationship to
>> the princess was unconscious, hence our obsessions, and the hunger for
>> visual images....o.k. i know may of hte psyarters are american so may be
>> you did not feel the same as we did here in u.k. you realy ahd to be
>> here in london maybe to get a real handle on the level of
>> unconsciousness that was going on.diana, princess of wales. was holding
>> several projections,including 'wouned healer.' i suppose hailie selasse
>> was holding archetyal projections for the rasta community, and perhaps
>> bob marley as well. marylin monroe, judy garland.of course the
>> intersting thing that arises around film stars and gay icons is what is
>> the difference between an archetypal image and an icon in the sense of
>> gay icon. stil
> l !
>> we dont
>> want psyart to get dragged down to the level of media studies do we.?
>> claire hershman in london