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Watership Down – A Hero’s Journey

Watership Down – more than just a story about rabbits! I was reminded this week with the announcement of the death of Richard Adams of one of the favourite books (and later films) of my childhood – Watership Down. Of course, I didn’t realise it at the time, but this is another story influenced by […]

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Star Wars – The Hero’s Journey

Star Wars is inescapable at the moment, with the latest instalment finally arriving at cinemas this week.  With nearly 40 years having elapsed since the original film, why does it remain as popular as ever? I suggest that the answer to this question lies in the fact that it follows the classic path of the hero’s […]

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