Kester is brilliant. A fantastic historical and theoretical analysis of social realm based art. One of the most thoughtful accounts of recent art that you will find.
The exploration is one of the most enlightening journeys one can take in a screenwriting book today. This book is incredibly informative and important to read for any storyteller.
Since time immemorial, story efficacy has been first, they provide knowledge about how to act (or not), and second inspire and motivate action. Works very well with mythic journey concepts. Myth represents a journey to understand oneself and gain immo... Read More
The schemes truby rehearses are about as accurate and practically useful as maslow's hierarchy of needs and the countless similarly derived explanatory tools in circulation. Most of these systems are painfully eurocentric and painfully middleclass. Th... Read More