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New Mythology Textbook

Signing of new mythology textbook: Greg Schrempp, Charles Cavaliere, Stith Thompson, and Tok Thompson.

On May 7, 2014, Tok Thompson and Greg Schrempp met at the Folklore Institue with Charles Cavaliere of Oxford University Press to sign a contract for a new mythology textbook entitled The Truth of Myth:  World Mythologies in Theory and in Everyday Life.  This is planned as the anchor text for a series of case studies in world mythologies.  Pictured (left to right) are Greg Schrempp, Charles Cavaliere, Stith Thompson, and Tok Thompson. Photo by Chris Roush.

Interview with Hemo and the Gang

As part of the research for his book Science, Bread, and Circuses (Fall 2014), Greg interviewed three of the cartoon characters that appear in a series of science education films made by Frank Capra in the 1950s an 60s.  Find an excerpt of the interview here.