PSYCHE'S KNIFE examines the myth of Eros and Psyche as a metaphor for the development of soul in the psychology of women, explicating the tropes of love and power as depicted by Psyche's use of a knife in attempting to learn the identity of her lover. Nelson examines the metaphor of the knife from all angles - alchemical, sacrificial, lunar, phallic - and delves into the mythology and imagery of women and knives, connecting our deep past to our present lives and our possibilities for the future.
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(216mm x 140mm x 13mm)
Publisher: Chiron Publications
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Author Biography - Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson
Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson has been a professional writer and editor for thirty years, she is, also, a lifelong athlete, a certified massage therapist and an avid student of the Tarot, runes and archetypal astrology.