Joseph Campbell Foundation Myth Resources

Passages

Like Silk Road Journeys, Passages (by Ravi Shankar & Philip Glass) is good background & meditation music, and also good musical representation of musical diversity. Unlike Journeys, Passages is vaguely mythological. The final track,...

Peter Brook’s The Mahabharata

This video recording of Peter Brook’s stage epic is stunning both in its sweep and its theatrical simplicity. Taking an epic poem–the heart of the Hindu tradition, one chapter of which is the Bhagavad...

Classical Mythology

Building on the best-selling tradition of previous editions, Classical Mythology, Eighth Edition, is the most comprehensive survey of classical mythology available in one volume. Featuring the authors’ clear and extensive translations of original sources,...

Encyclopedia Mythica

An excellent free resource. Easy to navigate, well researched, with thousands of articles covering a substantial number of the deities, heroes, creatures, and other characters from all the ancient mythologies and major world religions....

Jim Henson’s The Storyteller

This really needs to be on the list! A collection of folk tales and Greek Myths presented in storyteller format as only Jim Henson was capapble of doing. Truly his highest moment as an...