Is The Hunger Games the Myth That Defines Our Times?
If the mythological characters of Hera and Hestia — symbolizing home and hearth, peace and family life — defined America …
Dennis Merritt has a PhD in entomology from UC-Berkeley and is a graduate of the C. G. Jung Institute-Zürich. He practices as a Jungian analyst and ecopsychologist in Madison and Milwaukee, Wisconsin. His book publications include the four-volume The Dairy Farmer’s Guide to the Universe—Jung, Hermes, and Ecopsychology. Articles concerning Jung, climate change, guns, and the American psyche can be found on his blog, www.jungianecopsychology.com. He is the co-author of “A Jungian Interpretation of The Hunger Games: A Myth that Defines Our Times,” which was published in Jung Journal: Culture & Psyche.