Joseph J. Campbell 'The Hero with a Thousand Faces'
...hero has crossed the threshold into the unfamiliar, he encounters tests, allies and foes. However, this is to test the hero and make him identify his allegiances in the Special World. Truly, Luther became subject to disciplinary action, persecution, attacks on his character and ultimately excommunication. According to Atkinson, on May 25, 1521, Luther was declared an outlaw... Introduction Many people ascribe the attainment of success to certain pathways. To an American lecturer, mythologist and writer Joseph J. Campbell (March 26, 1904 – October 30, 1987), there is no recanting of these pathways, only that he is specific of them, as can be seen in his treatise, The Hero with a Thousand Faces (1949)....