Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as Modern Mythmaking

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as Modern Mythmaking

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer as Modern Mythmaking We look at the story of Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer and how it can show us a glimpse of how stories take up ma mythical space. This video was my December 2019 patron only video. Support — Patreon • PayPal •...
Diving Into Dante’s Divine Comedy

Diving Into Dante’s Divine Comedy

Diving Into Dante’s Divine Comedy I discuss the general symbolism of the Divine Comedy, its relation to other narratives and its important role in the re-enchanting culture today. The discussion was given to a reading group which included Franco Gallippi, an...
There is No Literal Meaning

There is No Literal Meaning

This post is a transcript of a video published in September 2019. Thanks to Heather Lee for the transcription and JP Marceau for the edition. One of the problems I run into when talking to people about symbolism is the whole literal versus metaphorical idea. I’ve...