2005-12-27

Eroica

call to adventure

Call to Adventure
National Taiwan Normal University
Taipei, Taiwan


The first stage of the mythological journey--which we have designated 'the call to adventure'--signifies that destiny has summoned the hero and transferred his spiritual center of gravity from within the pale of his society to a zone unknown.... it is always a place of strangely fluid and polymorphous beings, unimaginable torments, superhuman deeds, and impossible delight.

Joseph Campbell
The Hero with a Thousand Faces

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