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The Other Within: The Genius of Deformity in Myth, Culture, & Pscyhe Paperback โ€“ January 1, 2004

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... rare is the expression of otherness from the perspective of otherness. This is one of those rare books! -- David L. Miller, Watson-Ledden Professor of Religion Emeritus, Syracuse University and Core Faculty Member, Pacifica Graduate Institute

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Daniel Deardorff is a singer, composer and performing artist, unifying music, mythtelling, ritual, and divination for more than three decades. An independent scholar of myth, his emphasis is on mythic poetry and performance. He lives in Port Townsend, Washington
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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ White Cloud Pr (January 1, 2004)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 213 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1883991595
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1883991593
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 10.4 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 9.25 x 0.5 x 6.25 inches
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Daniel Deardorff is a "Singer" in the old sense of the word, which involves being a musician, a storyteller, and a maker of ritual. He has been a composer and a performing artist for more than four decades. As an independent scholar of myth Deardorff's emphasis is on associativity and the performative aspects of mythic expression. He is the author of The Other Within: The Genius of Deformity in Myth, Culture, & Psyche. He is also the founder of The Mythsinger Foundation http://www.mythsinger.org and the Mythsinger Consortium http://www.mythsinger.net an online community devoted to myth, ritual, and the mythopoeic arts.

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