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The Resource The Mythic Hero's Appearance in the Twelve Seasons of Nature : His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film

The Mythic Hero's Appearance in the Twelve Seasons of Nature : His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film

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The Mythic Hero's Appearance in the Twelve Seasons of Nature : His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film
Title
The Mythic Hero's Appearance in the Twelve Seasons of Nature
Title remainder
His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hero in literature and film is an expression of seasonal occurrence. His behavior exhibits, symbolically, the relationship of the sun to the earth in twelve phases. It begins at the March equinox and proceeds through the natural year. He assumes, then, twelve distinct characterizations. His conflicts and successes reflect the natural conditions of Early Spring, Mid-Spring, Late Spring, and so on. It creates an aesthetic development that primarily converts traditional mythic dynamics (based in agriculture) into story lines. His character in a given season suggests the dynamism of that seaso
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eriksson, Edward
Dewey number
  • 809.38
  • 809.93352
  • 809/.93352
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.5.H45 E75 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes in literature
  • Heroes in motion pictures
  • Seasons in literature
  • Nature in literature
  • Nature in motion pictures
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Heroes in literature
  • Heroes in motion pictures
  • Nature in literature
  • Nature in motion pictures
  • Seasons in literature
  • Languages & Literatures
  • Literature - General
Label
The Mythic Hero's Appearance in the Twelve Seasons of Nature : His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-127) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • THE MYTHIC HERO'S APPEARANCE IN THE TWELVE SEASONS OF NATURE: His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Abstract; Foreword; Preface; Chapter One -- The Seasonal Concept: Nature, Time, and Imagination; Chapter Two -- Early Spring: The Hero as Field Commander; Chapter Three -- Mid-Spring: The Hero as Lover; Chapter Four -- Late Spring: The Hero as Reacher-For-The Sky; Chapter Five -- Early Summer: The Hero as Non-Conformist; Chapter Six -- Mid-Summer: The Hero as Warrior; Chapter Seven -- Late Summer: The Hero as Wizard
  • Chapter Eight -- Early Autumn: The Hero as New ManChapter Nine -- Mid-Autumn: The Hero as Dueler with Dark Forces; Chapter Ten -- Late Autumn: The Hero as Knight-at-Bay; Chapter Eleven -- Early Winter: The Hero as Exile; Chapter Twelve -- Mid-Winter: The Hero as Grappler with the Beast; Chapter Thirteen -- Later Winter: The Hero as Lost Prince; Bibliography; Index
Control code
833767772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773418233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833767772
Label
The Mythic Hero's Appearance in the Twelve Seasons of Nature : His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-127) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • THE MYTHIC HERO'S APPEARANCE IN THE TWELVE SEASONS OF NATURE: His Dramatic Action in Literature and Film; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Abstract; Foreword; Preface; Chapter One -- The Seasonal Concept: Nature, Time, and Imagination; Chapter Two -- Early Spring: The Hero as Field Commander; Chapter Three -- Mid-Spring: The Hero as Lover; Chapter Four -- Late Spring: The Hero as Reacher-For-The Sky; Chapter Five -- Early Summer: The Hero as Non-Conformist; Chapter Six -- Mid-Summer: The Hero as Warrior; Chapter Seven -- Late Summer: The Hero as Wizard
  • Chapter Eight -- Early Autumn: The Hero as New ManChapter Nine -- Mid-Autumn: The Hero as Dueler with Dark Forces; Chapter Ten -- Late Autumn: The Hero as Knight-at-Bay; Chapter Eleven -- Early Winter: The Hero as Exile; Chapter Twelve -- Mid-Winter: The Hero as Grappler with the Beast; Chapter Thirteen -- Later Winter: The Hero as Lost Prince; Bibliography; Index
Control code
833767772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780773418233
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)833767772

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