1. Go to http://changingminds.org/disciplines/storytelling/plots/hero_journey/hero_journey.htm
Read all of the information on this website.
2. Copy out into your notebooks the headings (for example, “The Call to Adventure”) and a brief description of each stage. You may also print out each stage and use the information to share out in class on Friday.
3. Sketch out how a modern work of fiction (movie, TV show, play, novel or anything else) has used the various stations Campbell identifies. This sketch will be used in class as you develop your sketch–a very skeletal outline–in groups.