Tags » Archetypes
So, my afternoon today consisted of preliminary research. What that looks like for me: I found about thirty-nine articles and three books (along with the 10 or so books I already have) on two different subjects that I’m going to be writing on this semester. 343 more words
To Elisabeth Metzger
Dear Frau Metzger, 7 February 1942
Your conception of the archetype as a psychic gene is quite possible.
It is also a plausible hypothesis that the archetype is produced by the original life urge and then gradually grows up into consciousness-with the qualification, however, that the innermost essence of the archetype can never become wholly conscious, since it is beyond the power of imagination and language to grasp and express its deepest nature. 94 more words