Please join the Atlanta and North Georgia JCF Mythological RoundTable® Groups on Sunday, May 31 at 4:00 pm E.T. for an online meeting about the Mythic Imagination with Dr. Stephen Larsen (bio below). He will share stories of his friendship with the late Joseph Campbell and wife Jean Erdman who recently passed on May 4 after living to be 104! Stephen will also discuss the necessity of conscious myth-making and the ancient lineage of mythology by way of the shaman and the Hero’s Journey. There will be an opportunity to ask questions at the end of his presentation.
You must register to gain access to the Zoom link. Suggested donation of $20 is encouraged so that we may honor our guest’s time. However, if this is outside of your means, please email mythologyATL@gmail.com in order to reserve a scholarship spot. ALL are welcome and encouraged to join – please forward and share with your fellow ‘mytho-philes’. Click here to sign up now!
Suggested readings in preparation for the lecture: A Fire in the Mind: The Life of Joseph Campbell; The Shaman’s Doorway; The Mythic Imagination, all authored by Stephen Larsen.
Stephen Larsen, Ph.D. is a graduate of Columbia University, (B.A., M.A.), and The Union Graduate School (Ph.D.). He studied for over twenty years with Joseph Campbell in the interpretation of Myth, and Dream Symbolism. A former yoga instructor, he also holds a second-degree black belt in Japanese Karate, and is a certified Qi Gong therapist. Stephen is a co-founder, with his wife Robin, of the not-for-profit Center for Symbolic Studies, which sponsors seminars, seasonal festivals, programs for youth and the developmentally disabled. He is also the author of The Shaman’s Doorway, The Mythic Imagination, and with Robin, A Fire in the Mind: The Life of Joseph Campbell, and The Fashioning of Angels: Partnership as Spiritual Practice. More recently he authored The Healing Power of Neurofeedback, the Revolutionary LENS Method for Restoring Optimal Brain Function, The Fundamentalist Mind: How Polarized Thinking Imperils us All, The Neurofeedback Solution, and The Transformational Power of Dreaming.