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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Meta Music Of The Rise of Skywalker: Roundtable Discussion

Join Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) as we explore the Music of Star Wars in our segment Meta Music with Christy Carew (@Christy_Carew). We will explore everything from how it’s done to perhaps what it means. We are joined by Frank Lehmen (@fmlehman) Assoc. Professor of Music, Tufts University, and Felicia Wisniewski (@feliciadubski)musical conductor and musical meta expert.

TODAY we discuss the Music of Tros and use the Following Clips for Fair Use from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Soundtrack by John Williams:

Anthem of Evil
Fanfare and Prologue
The Rise of Skywalker

Christy is a composer working in Hollywood and is a huge John Williams fan. She was a chosen as a composer fellow for the 2018 Sundance Institute Film Music Lab that took place this summer up at Skywalker Sound. She is also composing the music for the upcoming six-part documentary series about women in the Star Wars fandom, Looking for Leia. She is also an amazing Keyboard warrior on Tumblr. Check out her music and Meta’s at http://www.christycarew.com

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Reylo Musings: https://reylo-musings.tumblr.com/tagged/musical-musings

Frank Lehman’s Leitmotif Star Wars Catalog: https://franklehman.com/about-2/starwars/

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Part 2: The Rise of Skywalker Analysis

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our Part 1 of the Rise of Skywalker Reaction. Part 2 will be an Analysis on the mythic structure used.

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Part 1: The Rise of Skywalker Reaction

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host Ty Black (@black_Tym and Wit & Folly on YouTube) in our Part 1 of the Rise of Skywalker Reaction. Part 2 will be an Analysis on the mythic structure used.

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Proto Ben Solo: The Rings of Bendemption

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and guest the amazing Katie Horne (@poehotdameron) in a discussion of how Dark Force users have been slowly showing us the parallels to Ben Demption. Including Maul, Dooku, Ventress, Vader and Luke.

All Star Wars Movies (minus TLJ), Clone Wars and Rebels is now available on Disney+ we encourage you to check out the whole lot for yourself if you haven’t.

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Discussion: Rebels Foreshadowing of the Sequel Trilogy

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and featuring our guest Hammie (@balancedpadawan) to dig deep into all the foreshadowing parellels Star Wars Rebels offers the viewer for The Sequel Trilogy. Full Rebels Spoilers but we talk in high levels arcs and direct episode character moment comparisons.

Star Wars Rebels is now available on Disney+ we encourage you to check out the whole series if you haven’t.

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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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Celebration Part 1 – Expectations and Reactions

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (https://twitter.com/MarieCGould) and Ty Black (https://twitter.com/black_tym ) many Con goers as we get a flavor for Celebration from Wednesday April 10-April 12, including a Star Wars Episode IX Trailer and Panel reaction with Natasha Fox (https://twitter.com/ashesforfoxes ).

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