Category Archives: myth

Sisyphus Sonnets

/ Myth / Sisyphus rolls the rock up the hill: but the rock rolls back down. thanx theonwardupwardjourney So he rolls it up again, and it rolls back down. Are we in the presence of an anthropocentric statement that gravity … Continue reading

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Christian, People

Knatz.com / Teaching / Scholarship / Myth / @ K. c. 2000 Christian / People I began my Myth section a year and a half ago without ever getting much flesh on its bones (thanks to the work (Macroinformation) that … Continue reading

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The Boy Who Cried Wolf

Knatz.com / Teaching / Scholarship / Myth / @ K. 1999 02 11 My poverty makes it’s difficult for me to do anything let alone take care of Catherine [d. 2004], launch a web business, maintain this home page, or … Continue reading

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Myth Introduction

Knatz.com / Teaching / Scholarship / Myth / @ K. 1999 02 11 Our myths tell the truth. 2014 02 06 I wish truthful interpretation were common. pk recommends that you think of myth as a kind of algebra. In … Continue reading

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Freud’s Myth

Knatz.com / Teaching / Scholarship / Myth / Freudian Myth / Christian Myth Freud said that the Father owned everything: the territory, the women: both wives, daughters, and slaves. The father kept everything for himself. The brothers want the territory, … Continue reading

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Jokes as Myth

Knatz.com / Teaching / Scholarship / Myth / @ K. 1999 02 11 I nominate some jokes as having a mythic dimension: blue prints for truth. Hard Times A Jew in Pinsk falls upon hard times. Nothing improves his lot. … Continue reading

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Right Myth

/ Myth / Marshall McLuhan said that some ads tried to trigger the public to buy a product but other ads were designed to tell those who already owned the product that they were right, wise to have bought it. … Continue reading

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