Power of Myth & Symbolism: Dark Vs. Divine Union

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our segment “The Power of Myth & Symbolism” in Star Wars. Today we talk about the Myth of Tristan and Isolde and how it helps explain what will happen in the Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker based on the mythological parallels and asking specific questions about what Palpatine Wants.. This boils down to Power and how we have on the table a Dark VS Divine Union in the works.

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Power of Myth & Symbolism: The Maze & The Minotaur

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our segment “The Power of Myth & Symbolism” in Star Wars. Today we talk about the myth of the Labyrinth and the Minotaur, Joseph Campbell’s interpretation of these myths and how they to to Kylo Ren in the Sequel Trilogy of Star Wars and our our experience. Joining us to drive the conversation is Joshua Johnson ( @joshuavjohnson)

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Power of Myth & Symbolism: Shadow

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our segment “The Power of Myth & Symbolism” in Star Wars. Today we talk about Shadow.

Works Discussed:
A little Book on the Human Shadow – Robert Bly
Modern Man in Search of a Soul – Carl Jung
Demian – Hermann Hesse

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Power of Myth & Symbolism: Tied on the end of a String

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and featuring our guest co-host Hammie (@balancedpadawan) in our segment “The Power of Myth & Symbolism” in Star Wars. Today we delve into the symbolism of the “Red String of Fate” and it’s connection to the Sequel Trilogy.

Links:
https://aminoapps.com/c/anime/page/blog/anime-recommendations-red-thread-of-destiny/w4to_uJWZXPw1adDgj64XJVdwelG52 https://allthetropes.fandom.com/wiki/Red_String_of_Fate


Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Power of Myth & Symbolism: Mines = Suffering = Dark Side

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our segment “The Power of Myth & Symbolism” in Star Wars. Today we delve into the symbolism of mines, mining and slavery in the Star Wars Universe.

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Our Intro and Exit music is the What the Force Theme, Orchestral Music by Christy Carew with full permission for use by Christy Carew (http://www.christycarew.com).

Power of Myth & Symbolism: The Female Gaze & the Heroine’s Journey

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our segment “The Power of Myth & Symbolism” in Star Wars. Today we delve into the Female Gaze and Heroine’s Journey.

Here is a Transcript of the Episode:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1NAjkrwGAjAQKXG93w3YnFJFUuYK0EuEmR1Xyh_Ar5bc/edit?usp=sharing

Articles: The Heroine’s Journey

Wit & Folly Mentioned Videos:

Rey’s Heroine’s Journey in The Last Jedi: https://youtu.be/iH4BFO9U9E8

The Quest for Wholeness | Why Femininity is Imperative in Star Wars: https://youtu.be/Oj7ZvmKh2nI

This episode is also available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/L5KBnyUv-Gk

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