Recently I was reading a book by Joseph Campbell called "The Hero with a Thousand Faces
" which goes into how the "mono-myth
" pattern serves as the underlying structure for most Western movies (think Star Wars, The Matrix, ...). I would love to learn more about alternative story arcs and dramatic structures (like the famous three-act structure), with examples from famous films.
Any comprehensive resources, blogs, articles, anything?
What is this decrepit structure
in Boston's Fort Point Channel? [more inside]
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Please help me reign in iTunes! I want iTunes to automatically organize almost all of my music into folders of its choosing, but I want to prevent it from organizing certain folders/albums of music that I have. Is there an easy way to do this that I'm missing? [more inside]
Structural concern about a house I am buying. Was a load bearing wall removed? [more inside]
Does anyone have any idea what this structure is
, or what its purpose might be? More pics and information past the break. [more inside]
Why are taxi fare structures so complicated? [more inside]
Can you help structure my oracle database appropriately? [more inside]