How the media sold us a fairytale
The West has never been more affluent yet the use of anti-depressants is on the increase to the extent that the World Health Organisation has declared it a major source of concern. How has this state of affairs come about and what can be done? Television and advertising media seem to know....
To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge
The relationship between body and screen - a Jungian perspective
Films can hold personal psychological meanings that are often at odds with their narratives. Examining the intersections between mental health and the cinema, Somatic Cinema represents the cutting edge of film theory, evaluating the significance of this phenomenon both in therapy and in the...
Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge
Further Post-Jungian Takes on the Moving Image
Since Jung and Film was first published in 2001, Jungian writing on the moving image in film and television has accelerated. Jung and Film II: The Return provides new contributions from authors across the globe willing to tackle the broader issues of film production and consumption, the audience...
Published June 19th 2011 by Routledge
Jungian and Post-Jungian Reflections
House MD is a globally successful and long-running medical drama. House: The Wounded Healer on Television employs a Jungian perspective to examine the psychological construction of the series and its namesake, Dr Gregory House. The book also investigates the extent to which the continued...
Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge