Sunday, January 11, 2009
What We're Reading in 2009
Coel, Margaret. The Girl with Braided Hair (A Wind River Reservation Myste). New York:Berkeley/Penguin, 2007.
Edinger, Edward F. Anatomy of the Psyche: Alchemical Symbolism in Psychotherapy (Reality of the Psyche Series). Peru, IL: Open Court, 1991.
Walllace, Amy. The Sorcerer's Apprentice: My Life with Carlos Castaneda. Berkeley, CA: Frog Books, 2007.
More of what we're reading 2008
Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. New York: Random House, 2004.
Ahsen, Akhter. Illuminations on the path of Solomon. New York: Brandon House, 1994.
Yoors, Jan. Gypsies. Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, Inc., 1987.
November 2008 (on Questioning):
Freud, Sigmund. Beyond the Pleasure Principle (Norton Library) (James Strachey, trans.) New York: Norton, 1961.
Hafiz. The Gift - Poems by Hafiz, the Great Sufi Master (Daniel Ladinsky, trans.) New York: Penguin, 1999.
Pauck, Wilhelm and Marion. Paul Tillich: His Life & Thought. New York: Harper, 1989.
October 2008 (on Death):
Castaneda, Carlos. Tales of Power. NY: Simon & Schuster, 1994.
Paz, Octavio. The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz, 1957-1987: Bilingual Edition. NY: New Directions, 1987.
Yalom, Irvin D. Staring at the Sun: Overcoming the Terror of Death. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2008.
September 2008 (on Evil):
Hart, William. Evil: A Primer: A History of a Bad Idea from Beelzebub to Bin Laden. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2004.
Holloway, Richard. Doubts and Loves: What is Left of Christianity. New York: Cannongate, 2005.
McGahey, Robert. The Orphic Moment: Shaman to Poet-Thinker in Plato, Nietzsche, and Mallarme (S U N Y Series, Margins of Literature), Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 1994.
Saturday, August 9, 2008
Bolte Taylor, Jill. My Stroke of Insight.
Perera, Sylvia Brinton. Scapegoat Complex: Toward a Mythology of Shadow and Guilt. .
Castaneda, Carlos. Tales of Power
Highwater, Jamake. The Mythology of Transgression.
McGaa, Ed. Nature's Way.
Villoldo, Alberto. Mending the Past and Healing the Future with Soul Retrieval. .
Eigen, Michael. Toxic Nourishment
Leonard, Linda Schierse. Witness to the Fire, Creativity and the Veil of Addiction.
Heinemann, F.H. Existentialism and the Human Predicament,
Hollis, James. OOn this Journey We Call Our Life: Living the Questions.
Seligman, Martin E.P. Authentic Happiness.
Edinger, Edward. The Eternal Drama, The Inner Meaning of Greek Mythology.
Le Guin, Ursula K. Tao Te Ching of Lao Tzu.
Roustang, Francois. Dire Mastery, Discipleship from Freud to Lacan.
Williams, Donald Lee. Border Crossings.
Klein, Melanie. Envy and Gratitude & Other Works 1946-1963.
Edinger, Edward F. Ego and Archetype, Individuation and the Religious Function of the Psyche.
Bradford, Sarah. Lucrezia Borgia.
Perrin, Pat and Coleman, Wim. The Jamais Vus Papers.
Lattimore, Richard, Translator. The Odyssey of Homer.
Yalom, Irvin D. Staring at the Sun, Overcoming the Terror of Death.
Mindell, Arnold. Coma, A Key to Awakening. (A Jungian analyst offers a new direction in psychotherapy and in the study of near death experiences.)
Hillman, James. Insearch: Psychology and Religion, Vol. 2,, (Insearch has become one of the few enduring descriptions of Jungian therapy in its relation with religion.)
Gustafson, Fred R. Dancing Between Two Worlds, Jung and the Native American Soul. (In this thought-provoking and sensitive book, a noted Jungian scholar explores the deepest elements in the American psyche that need healing to bring forth the best in both of the worlds we walk in.)
Yalom, Irvin D. The Gift of Therapy. (This book is a gift. New practitioners will find a wealth of information, veteran practitioners will be reminded of the best parts of the profession.)