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willlinn

Will Linn holds a PhD in mythological studies with an emphasis in depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Carpinteria, CA; a BA in philosophy from the University of the South in Sewanee, TN; and a CORe credential from Harvard Business School. His dissertation focuses on Classical, Abrahamic, and scientific origin stories of knowledge, and is entitled, Western Myths of Knowledge: Particles of Stone and Waves of Elixir. He currently co-hosts a radio show that he created for the Santa Barbara News Press called Mythosophia, in which he interviews leading story artists and scholars from such territories as myth and religion, sci-fi and fantasy, visions and dreams, rituals, novels, films, comics and other storytelling formats and mediums. He is in his fourth year as founder and host of the Joseph Campbell Mythological RoundTable® group of Ojai, CA, which meets beneath the historic Teaching Tree at The Ojai Foundation. In the last five years, he has been a leader and participant on research tours through England, Prague, Israel, Jordan, Turkey, Greece, Italy, and the Vatican. These tours were oriented around his mythological interests in Arthurian legend and the Holy Grail, the Golem and alchemy, Abrahamic religion and Classical mythology. He is the oldest of five closely knit-brothers, and has had the good fortune of having lived in Birmingham. AL; Findlay, OH; Detroit, MI; Sewanee, TN; Myrtle Beach, SC; Orlando, FL; and Ojai, CA. His dissertation is available at: http://pqdtopen.proquest.com/doc/1686811747.html?FMT=ABS Mythosophia.com