Joseph Campbell Writers’ Room advisor, Evans Lansing Smith will be leading an expedition this summer, exploring Joseph Campbell’s journey through France, tracing legends, themes, and narratives surrounding the Holy Grail. The JCWR encourages anyone connected to the myth community to make every effort to be a part of this incredible opportunity.
Instructors in the Joseph Campbell Writers’ Room are collaborating with the Campbell Foundation, creating MythBlasts that are being featured on the jcf.org website and sent out to JCF subscribers. The following is a selection of articles from instructors on the site:
Cindi Anderson: The Season as Sacred: http://tinyurl.com/y6p7jzw6
John Bucher: The Emerging Hero: http://tinyurl.com/yxq7kyut
Craig Deininger: The Winter Solstice and Other Metaphors: http://tinyurl.com/y6f3c7eo
Robert Guyker: Myths We Love By: http://tinyurl.com/y4ojkf4r
Raina Manuel-Paris: Love, The Burning Point of Life: http://tinyurl.com/yy8qp5gx
Neora Myrow: The Power of Love Story: http://tinyurl.com/y5xhuvvv
Producer and Author, Rona Edwards gifted a signed copy of her best-selling book, The Complete Filmmakers Guide to Film Festivals, to The Joseph Campbell Writers’ Room at Sudio Scool – Los Angeles this week. Dr. Will Linn, Executive Director of the JCWR, expressed appreciation stating, “Studio School is honored by Rona Edwards’s contributions as a faculty member, and The Complete Filmmakers Guide to Film Festivals has become a new standard. The Joseph Campbell Writers’ Room is grateful for the valued donation. Thank you Rona, for this gift!” Edward’s book is the latest contribution in a partnership between between the JCWR and Michael Wiese Productions (MWP), publisher of seminal industry titles including The Writer’s Journey and Save the Cat. Other MWP authors will be joining Studio School faculty and instructors, including Elrich Kane and John Bucher, on February 22 at 2 PM (PST) for a discussion of the 2019 Academy Awards. The event will be streamed live from The Joseph Campbell Writers’ Room at Studio School on the Michael Wiese Productions Facebook page (facebook.com/MWPfilmbooks).