Discusses Plato’s allegory of the cave and theory of Forms in relation to the physical and mental progression in the Chronicles of Narnia—from our world, to Narnia, to the Real Narnia, the transformed garden of the Western Wild, and beyond.
Joeckel, Samuel T.
"In Search of Narnia on a Platonic Map of Progressive Cognition,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 22
, Article 3.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol22/iss1/3
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Mythcon 51: The Mythic, the Fantastic, and the Alien
Albuquerque, New Mexico • Postponed to: July 30 – August 2, 2021