The Hero’s Journey
RETURN
The Hero’s Journey
Call to Adventure/Extraordinary Birth
Refusal of the Call
Mentor
Supernatural Aid
Return

Ordinary Worl...
The Return
 Hero crosses Threshold back into
Ordinary World, has transformed since
leaving it

 Reception: might be welc...
The Hero’s Journey
Call to Adventure/Extraordinary Birth
Refusal of the Call
Sharing of
Boon/Elixir

Mentor
Supernatural A...
Sharing of Boon/Elixir
 Hero shares new knowledge/insight,
point of view, magic, gift with Ordinary
World (again, this ca...
The Hero’s Journey
Call to Adventure/Extraordinary Birth

Master of Two Worlds

Refusal of the Call
Sharing of
Boon/Elixir...
Hero: Master of Two Worlds
 Hero knows the rules of the Ordinary and
Supernatural Worlds, can go between them

 Hero mig...
Mulan
 Journey/Goal: Prove
herself to her family, save
her father

 Didn’t fit into typical
woman’s role in her
Ordinary...
Be looking for…
 Group 1: The Return: How does the
acceptance or rejection of the Hero work?

 Group 2: Sharing of Boon/...
Hero's journey the return
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Hero's journey the return

473 views
215 views

Published on

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
473
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
5
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Hero's journey the return

  1. 1. The Hero’s Journey RETURN
  2. 2. The Hero’s Journey Call to Adventure/Extraordinary Birth Refusal of the Call Mentor Supernatural Aid Return Ordinary World Supernatural World Threshold Guardian Crossing the Threshol Flight Tests, Enemies, and Allies Boon/Elixir Initiation Final Battle/Abyss
  3. 3. The Return  Hero crosses Threshold back into Ordinary World, has transformed since leaving it  Reception: might be welcomed back and celebrated, might be rejected  Hero uses new wisdom and changed character in life in the Ordinary World
  4. 4. The Hero’s Journey Call to Adventure/Extraordinary Birth Refusal of the Call Sharing of Boon/Elixir Mentor Supernatural Aid Return Ordinary World Supernatural World Threshold Guardian Crossing the Threshol Flight Tests, Enemies, and Allies Boon/Elixir Initiation Final Battle/Abyss
  5. 5. Sharing of Boon/Elixir  Hero shares new knowledge/insight, point of view, magic, gift with Ordinary World (again, this can be literal or physical thing as well as a new idea)  Boon/Elixir might be learned and appreciated by the Ordinary World, used for improvement/change  Might be rejected and Hero misunderstood
  6. 6. The Hero’s Journey Call to Adventure/Extraordinary Birth Master of Two Worlds Refusal of the Call Sharing of Boon/Elixir Mentor Supernatural Aid Return Ordinary World Supernatural World Threshold Guardian Crossing the Threshol Flight Tests, Enemies, and Allies Boon/Elixir Initiation Final Battle/Abyss
  7. 7. Hero: Master of Two Worlds  Hero knows the rules of the Ordinary and Supernatural Worlds, can go between them  Hero might need to go on another journey after returning  Hero has been freed from fears, can live unafraid of death  “Living in the moment”: not anticipating the future or regretting the past  For humans: balance between material (physical) and spiritual (mental)
  8. 8. Mulan  Journey/Goal: Prove herself to her family, save her father  Didn’t fit into typical woman’s role in her Ordinary World  Disguised herself as a man and went into the army  Ended up saving China and the emperor
  9. 9. Be looking for…  Group 1: The Return: How does the acceptance or rejection of the Hero work?  Group 2: Sharing of Boon/Elixir: what is it, and how does the Ordinary World receive it?  Group 3: Master of Two Worlds: How is Mulan’s family different than her: are they able to interact with the Supernatural World in the way she does?

×