Living Myth


Mosaic presents Living Myth, a podcast with Michael Meade, renowned mythologist and storyteller. Meade presents mythic stories that offer uniquely insightful and wise ways of understanding the current dilemmas of the world we live in. Living Myth proposes that genuine solutions to the complex and intractable problems of our world require both transcendent imagination and cohering, transformative narratives.


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Title: Episode 140 - The Roots of Vision

Episode 140 - The Roots of Vision

September 11th, 2019

Michael Meade explores the difference between sight and vision, suggesting that as our sight diminishes with age we can gain a deeper way of seeing the… Go to Episode

Episode 85 - Truth and Forgetfulness

August 24th, 2018

In the midst of all the issues of truth and lies in the culture, Michael Meade draws on the ancient Greek word for truth, “alethia” which translates… Go to Episode

Episode 86 - Mythic by Nature

August 29th, 2018

“When the world seems to lose all sense and meaning, it is usually ‘mythic sense' that is missing,” says Michael Meade in talking about the vital… Go to Episode

Episode 87 - The Crisis of Truth and Meaning

September 7th, 2018

This episode begins with the announcement of Michael Meade’s new book “Awakening the Soul: A Deep Response to a Troubled World”.  The new book… Go to Episode