The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers / Edition 3 by Christopher Vogler, Michele Montez | | 9781932907360 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers / Edition 3

The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers / Edition 3

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by Christopher Vogler, Michele Montez
     
 

ISBN-10: 193290736X

ISBN-13: 9781932907360

Pub. Date: 11/01/2007

Publisher: Wiese, Michael Productions


The udated and revised third edition provides new insights and observations from Vogler's ongoing work on mythology's influence on stories, movies, and man himself. The previous two editons of this book have sold over 180,000 units, making this book a 'classic' for screenwriters, writers, and novelists.

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The udated and revised third edition provides new insights and observations from Vogler's ongoing work on mythology's influence on stories, movies, and man himself. The previous two editons of this book have sold over 180,000 units, making this book a 'classic' for screenwriters, writers, and novelists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781932907360
Publisher:
Wiese, Michael Productions
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
407
Sales rank:
51,769
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.08(h) x 1.26(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACEix
INTRODUCTION: Preparing for the Journey1
BOOK ONE: Mapping the Journey
A Practical Guide9
The Archetypes29
Hero35
Mentor47
Threshold Guardian57
Herald61
Shapeshifter65
Shadow71
Trickster77
BOOK TWO: Stages of the Journey
Ordinary World81
Call to Adventure99
Refusal of the Call107
Meeting with the Mentor117
Crossing the First Threshold127
Tests, Allies, Enemies135
Approach to the Inmost Cave145
Ordeal159
Reward (Seizing the Sword)181
The Road Back193
Resurrection203
Return with the Elixir221
EPILOGUE: Looking Back on the Journey237
APPENDICES
FILMOGRAPHY301
BIBLIOGRAPHY302
HERO'S JOURNEY WORKSHEET303
INDEX304

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