Definition from Dr. William Doty's, Myth: A Handbook,
published by Greenwood Press
cultural studies Within academic areas such as American studies, interdiciplinary studies, or pop culture studies, attention to social causes and contexts of themes, images, myths.
The subject of myth uses a vocabulary of words with resonant meanings. We don't mean for the Mythic Glossary to be a page of dry definitions, but more a springboard. Want to jump with a word and see how high it flies and in what direction? Each month, we mean to add to our glossary of mythic concepts and grow a very interesting dictionary. Do you have a favorite term you'd like to add to the list? Email Brenda Sutton
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