Magic, Monsters, and Make–Believe Heroes (E–pub/Kindle) ñ Douglas E. Cowan
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Douglas E. Cowan Ä 9 SUMMARYMagic Monsters and Make Believe Heroes looks at fantasy film television and participative culture as evidence of our *ONGOING NEED FOR A MYTHIC VISION FOR STORIES LARGER *need for a mythic vision for stories larger ourselves nto which we write ourselves and through which we can become the heroes of our own. Story Why do we tell *AND RETELL THE STORIES OVER *retell the same stories over over when we know they can’t possibly be true Contrary popular belief t’s not because pop culture has run out of good Art Therapy For Dealing With Depression ideas Rathert s precisely because these stories are so fantastic some resonating. ,
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