The Hero’s Journey Podcast

The Hero’s Journey is a monthly podcast examining classic and contemporary books and films through the lens of Joseph Campbell’s The Hero With a Thousand Faces. Hosted by author Jeff Garvin (Symptoms of Being Human) and book blogger Dan Zarzana (Bookthump.com.)

 

The 1888 Podcast Network is a curated collection of educational and entertaining podcasts. Each program is designed to provide a unique platform for industry innovators to share stories about art, literature, music, history, science, or technology.

The Hero’s Journey Podcast: Episode 004 – The American President

The stakes are high in this episode as Jeff and Dan once again butt heads about who’s the protagonist. But the real action comes in the middle of Act II when one of our beloved hosts turns out to be completely wrong—about everything. Jeff gushes about Joshua Malina and The West Wing Weekly, and Dan whips out his own Gene Hackman impression. With heated conflict, themed libations, upgraded sound effects, and an entirely new segment, Episode 4 is not to be missed!READ MORE

The Hero’s Journey Podcast: Episode 002 – Die Hard

Celebrate the Holidays with Jeff and Dan as they break down the greatest Christmas movie ever made: Die Hard. Jeff mostly yells and drops names from his 90s acting career while Dan crushes “Approach to the Inmost Cave” and raises the bar on episode-themed libations.READ MORE