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The Inner Reaches of Outer Space free pdf In these pages, beloved mythologist Joseph Campbell explores the Space Age. He posits that the newly discovered laws of outer space are actually within us as well, and that a new mythology is implicit in that realization. But what is this new mythology? How can we recognize it? Campbell explores these questions in the concluding essay, The Way of Art, in which he demonstrates that metaphor is the language of art and argues that within the psyches of today s artists are the seeds of tomorrow s mythologies. Campbell writes in his introduction: My desire and great pleasure in the preparation of this little volume has been as rendering a return gift to the Graces for the transforming insights of these recent years, which...we have been testing out in a broadly shared spiritual adventure. "

About Joseph Campbell

Joseph Campbell (1904 1987) is widely credited with bringing mythology to a mass audience. His works, including the four-volume "The Masks of God" and "The Power of Myth" (with Bill Moyers), rank among the classics in mythology and literature."

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Author : Joseph Campbell
Publisher : New World Library
Data Published : 09 November 2012
ISBN : 1608681106
EAN : 9781608681105
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 176 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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