The Connections and insights from Participants Here are some of the most significant connections and insights from participants that were collected by the Bard team in the breakout groups and the large group discussions. Connection 1 – Medb’s Ease of Manipulation In the telling of the Battle at the Ford the way in which Queen… [Read More]
The classic archetype of the Warrior The Connections and insights from Participants Here are some of the most significant connections and insights from participants that were collected by the Bard team in the breakout groups and the large group discussions. Connection 1 – The Positive Aspects of the Warrior Archetype This Wave was looking at… [Read More]
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Percentage of those surveyed who believed the myths were for everyone: 65% Ireland: 72% United States: 54% UK & Northern Ireland: 47% Australia: 73% Percentage of those surveyed who feel very familiar with the Irish Myths: 26% Ireland: 35% United States: 31% UK & Northern Ireland: 31% Australia: 5% Percentage of those surveyed who believe… [Read More]
There are a number of implications of what has been discovered from this study: The Little Known Wisdom Tradition There is some awareness of half of what has been described as the “richest store of myth and its associated traditions north of the Alps”. There is almost no knowledge of the other half among the… [Read More]
Interest in the Myths Overall, interest in learning more about Irish Mythology is high, with over 80% of respondents expressing interest in obtaining more information about the Myths. Respondents overwhelmingly described the stories that they were familiar with as “interesting” and “wonderful”, although there is a distinction about how these stories are viewed. 70% of… [Read More]