4-Week Short Course
Monday Evenings 27 August, 3, 17, 24 September 2018
7.30pm – 9.30pm
Richmond Library Meeting Room 415 Church St RICHMOND 3121
The Heroine's Journey
This series builds on from last year's very successful Divine Feminine series. 1949 Joseph Campbell presented a model of the mythological journey of the hero in The Hero with a Thousand Faces. Since then it has been used as a template for the psycho-spiritual development of the individual. As a response to Campbell’s model, in 1990, Maureen Murdock published her work: The Heroine’s Journey: Woman’s Quest for Wholeness.
Campbell’s response was (1981):
"Women don't need to make the journey. In the whole mythological tradition the woman is there. All she has to do is to realize the She's the The Place that people are trying to get too...
Monday 27th August:
Dr Juliana Kaya Prpic
The Heroine's Journey — an overview
Using the framework presented in The Heroine’s Journey: Woman’s Quest for Wholeness by Maureen Murdock, you will have the opportunity to explore your own Heroine’s Journey.
Monday 3rd September:
The Heroine's Journey through the Tarot
Journey with the Heroine as She finds her own unique journey through the archetypes of the Major Arcana towards wholeness and the reclaiming of these feminine qualities and values.
Monday 17th September:
Irene Nuria Daly
The Heroine's Journey as seen in 3 fairy tales
Explore the Heroine’s Journey as seen in The Frog Princess, Cenerentola and The Little Humpback Horse.
Monday 24th September
The wise-woman archetype: Menopause as gift
What are the gifts offered during ‘the change of life’ as women transit into the terrain of the Crone, Hecate and the Divine Feminine?