Power of Myth & Symbolism: The Mythic Meaning in TROS (The Rise of Skywalker)

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 cover the Mythic Meaning (Intentional and unintentional) in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Reaction.

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Power of Myth & Symbolism: Masks & the Hidden Self

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 discuss Masks and the Hidden Self. What do masks mean symbolically and how they are utilized in Star Wars.

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The Power of Myth & Symbolism: Prequels = Tragedy

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 speak of Tragedy and especially how the prequel trilogy successfully delivers on that style and why that style is so important.

Greek Tragedy Links:

EXAMPLE: The Orestia Agamemnon
Part 1: https://youtu.be/O7sdZQ1BDs0
Part 2: https://youtu.be/ZZyQNOkLfNE

Intro to Greek Tragedy: https://youtu.be/aSRLK7SogvE

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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