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Hero’s Journey: Syllabus

Chapter 19 of The Silmarillion, Beren and Luthien (1977 novel written by J.R.R. Tolkien, and edited by Christopher Tolkien)

The Book of Life (2014 movie directed by Jorge Gutierrez)

The Hero With a Thousand Faces (1949 book by Joseph Campbell)

Mass Effect 1, 2, 3 (Bioware video game series first released in 2007)

Pokemon (Series of Nintendo video games first released in 1996 for the Nintendo Gameboy)

The Power of Myth (1988 documentary and subsequent book published in 1988)

Shrek (2001 movie directed by Andrew Adamson and Vicky Jenson)

Star Wars (1977 film directed by George Lucas and starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, and Carrie Fisher)

Tomb Raider (Crystal Dynamics video game released in 2013)

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Grief and Grieving: Syllabus

The Babadook (2014 film directed by Jennifer Kent and starring Essie Davis)

Deep Dark Fears (webcomic by Fran Krause, located here)

The Fox and the Hound (1981 animated film directed by Ted Berman, Richard Rich, and Art Stevens)

Frankenweenie (1984 film directed by Tim Burton)

Hannibal, episodes 1.04 (Ouef), 1.09 (Trou Normand), 2.12 (Tome-Wan), and 3.02 (Primavera) (2013 TV series produced by Bryan Fuller)

iZombie, episode 3.10 (Return of the Dead Guy) (currently airing TV show created by Diane Ruggiero and Rob Thomas, and starring Rose McIver)

The Orphanage (2007 film directed by J.A. Bayona and starring Belen Rueda)

The Others (2001 film directed by Alejandro Amenabar and starring Nicole Kidman)

Pet Sematary (1983 novel written by Stephen King)

Scrubs, episodes 5.20 and 5.21 (2001 TV show created by Bill Lawrence)

The Skeleton Tree (2016 musical album by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds)

Song of the Sea (2014 animated film by Tomm Moore)

Spontaneous (2016 novel by Aaron Starmer)

Supernatural, episodes 1.01 (Pilot), 2.01 (In My Time of Dying), 2.02 (Everybody Loves a Clown), and 2.20 (What Is and What Should Never Be) (Currently airing TV show, created by Eric Kripke)