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Hope, Blessings, and a Return

Well, that was a longer absence than intended. Moving into my new home, starting my dissertation, and a flurry of life happenings pushed my mythology blog onto the back burner for nine months. Let me jump right back in on a current topic: politics and myth. The recent U.S. election campaigns revolved largely around myth […]


Is Mythology True?

It depends on what your definition of “true” is, to misquote a slippery politician in a tight place. I’ve decided to pose this as a true/false question on Wis.dom. Click here to answer: Is mythology true? Now, let me tell you a story about Joseph Campbell, which will explain why I asked the question. Warning: […]