Dreams of Totality

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Monthly Archives: June 2013

Montreal Jung Society Review: Reading this essay I felt I was in the presence of something momentous….courageous and brilliant

Sometimes, Sherry Salman, writes, “…the voice of the mythopoetic mind is hard to hear through the din and uproar. That’s when psychopomps materialize.” She notes that psychology has always had psychopomps: images, fantasies and actual persons that have guided us through the mythopoetic mind. “Experiencing a renewed sense of wholeness often requires the intervention of […]

Chronogram Review: A Provocative, rewarding read….

Like a mythological weaver, Jungian psychoanalyst Salman pulls together a variety of strands, from Indra’s Net to the World Wide Web — “dreams of totality, visions of utopias and dystopias.” Her wide-ranging intellect and breadth of reference reverberates in the book’s 27 illustrations, from prehistoric stone circles to Tibetan mandalas and microphotographed stem cells. A […]