This book is on my list because I’m exploring the relational paradigm. Archetypes of Relational Space? What comes up is that marriage is a medium. This might be relevant?
The Soft Edge
I can get the paper version here for 1c But I want a digital one…
And that is here on Google
There is a lovely
video of Paul Levinson on Amazon
While on the journey I downloaded a sample of another book, this one looks like fun.
The Plot to Save Socrates
(Thanks Brian for pointers)
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I’m gripped at about 20% into the book.
This Item puts me off a bit, though it also provides extra food for thought.
So far I think the author presents the world a world animated with the spirit of life in a sympathetic way and the Catholic view to the contrary is almost mocked, thus so far so good.
Enjoyed the CBC video about writing the novel,
Later – upon finishing the book — Thursday, 18 December 2014
It was horrendously violent – and it is hard to believe that such cruelty is possible. However I don’t agree with the article linked to above that is biased towards the priests or the against the Iroquois.
I finished it a few days ago and the book is still with me, it had an impact, not just the violence, but the characters, and particularly the sense of the soul of things and people – the orenda – that gives the book its title.
I find Hillman a joy to listen to. This video leads to many others.
This is an amazing site. A treasure. Video Episode after episode of long outpourings by interesting people. Most of them quite old!
İSTANBUL PSİKODRAMA ENSTİTÜSÜ – an interview with Zerka Moreno 2000
(it is on that link but takes a bit of perseverance to find it.)
I was intrigued by the ideas about couple therapy. Pre marital clarifications of expectations.
Zerka Interview mp3
This video is worth watching.
I’m particularly interested in how she names the couple dynamics, the dance that people have. I like the way that couples devise their own name for them.
In this way couples can create dialogues they think will particularly address the dance.
Here is her book on
Passion – full aliveness – relaxed
Beyond conflict – tension but not oppositional.
The quality of the presence is what counts – not the words or the behaviour.
Dr. James Hillman Live at Mythic Journeys Part 1
55 minutes worth watching
Wallace Shawn (My diner with Andre) at occupy Wall Street