Joseph Campbell Foundation Myth Resources

Cannery Row

Steinbeck was close friends with Campbell, and offered a mythological yin to Campbell’s factual yang. Cannery Row in particular studies human relationships reminiscent of the hero with a thousand faces, as well as some...

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

It’s not just a kids movie. It has so many elements that Campbell points to in the archetypal hero’s journey. Plus, it’s a lot of fun.

The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior, a film starring Antonio Bandares, has gotten many poor reviews. However, I feel that it is an excellent film for anyone to watch after reading Joseph Campbell’s, The Hero With A...

Internet Classics Archive

Over 440 works of classical literature, mainly Greco-Roman works (some Chinese and Persian), all in English translation and some in the original Greek, are available for free at this online archive created by the...

The Alchemy Web Site

The Alchemy Web Site

 Over 150 megabytes online of information on alchemy in all its facets. Divided into over 2400 sections and providing tens of thousands of pages of text, over 2500 images, over 240 complete alchemical texts,...

The Moon Under Her Feet

This book was written by an anthropology professor about the Passion story from the perspective of Mary Magdalen … as a Priestess in the temple of Astarte.  It is AMAZING.  And it was dedicated...

OPUS Archives

OPUS Archives

Housing the collection of Joseph Campbell, the mission of OPUS Archives and Research Center is to preserve, develop and extend to the world the archival collections and libraries of eminent scholars in the fields...