Mythology

Conveys the love felt between Odysseus and Penelope.

Loreena McKennit imagines a deeper vision of Homer’s Penelope

Reviving Penelope’s Agency Loreena McKennit provides a character study of Homer’s Penelope from the Odyssey in her Penelope’s Song. Her interpretation breathes life into a familiar female character from Greek Myth who is too often shrouded in darkness cast by Odysseus’s shadow. Through the authenticity of her performance and songwriting, McKennit invites her audience to …

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Why Mythological Studies; and what does that have to do with Depth Psychology?

Hi Friends, This is the part where I formally introduce myself and write a little bit about why I’ve decided to start a blog. My name is Gerry. I’m 41 years old and am currently enrolled in a MA/PhD program in Mythological Studies with Emphasis in Depth Psychology. Before I go into my personal history, …

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