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:


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

Twitter: @WTForceshow

Website: Whattheforce.ca

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp