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ERIC Number: EJ614511
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-3675
Exploring the Therapeutic Fairy Tale Motifs of Silence, Betrayal, and the Search for a Voice in the Film "The Piano."
Golden, Karina
Journal of Poetry Therapy, v13 n4 p209-17 Sum 2000
Suggests the film "The Piano" reflects themes addressed in the fairy tales "The Little Mermaid,""Bluebeard," and "The Handless Maiden." Demonstrates how the film can be used with clients to address archetypal motifs of silence, betrayal, and the search for a voice. Discusses the film's symbolism using a Jungian approach and explores implications for therapeutic use with clients. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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