Praising the Soul in Women and Men

The University of Minnesota Librarires maintain the Robert Bly archives, and they sponsored a special conference called Robert Bly In This World in 2009. One of the presenters, the poet Thomas R. Smith, wrote an very insightful essay that has recently been published within the book that came out of those proceedings. The essay is entitled “Praising the Soul in Women and Men: Robert Bly and the Men’s Movement.”   Thomas R. Smith has also released a short excerpt from that book chapter which can be downloaded and previewed. Its called ” THE BIRTH OF THE MYTHOPOETIC MEN’S MOVEMENT