Five views of the hero journey monomyth. Namely (1) Propp 1928, (2) Campbell 1949, (3) Vogler 1992, (4) Popper 1999, and (5) Velikovsky 2017… But they’re actually all the same thing. Go figure.
Anything that is alive (e.g. plants, animals, humanimals, amoebas) is doing science, all day, every day.
A filmed PowerPoint presentation of a paper: “Weapons of Mass Instruction: Memetic Engineering and Directed Biocultural Evolution” (40 mins) given by JT Velikovsky at the `Initiating Change by Design’ Symposium, at University of Western Sydney in 2014.
The identification of the meme – the unit of culture – as: the holon-parton (Velikovsky 2013, 2016).
Key concepts in Systems Theory & Cybernetics – and: Biological and Cultural Evolution as systems
Predictions of the StoryAlity Theory: a Top 20 RoI Feature Film is scientifically predicted (i.e.: is due to emerge from the international feature film system), in: January 2014. And – here are the film’s predicted characteristics.
On The StoryAlityTM Probability Calculus – and the Principle of Induction So – with regard to developing scientific theories (say, of Screenwriting), Continue reading
On Scientific Paradigms – and Screenwriting Paradigms So – this post is on Scientific Method, and Scientific Paradigms: Popper, Kuhn, Continue reading