Understanding the Human Condition Using ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Telling the story of "The Wizard of Oz" in a remote aboriginal Taiwanese temple sparks one philosopher’s journey to delve deep into a secular myth and explore the ultimate questions of origin and the inner hero in all of us.

'The Wizard of Us' book cover
“The Wizard of Us: Transformational Lessons From Oz” by philosopher and visionary thinker Jean Houston brings to life the important qualities of beloved characters such as Dorothy, the Wizard, Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion that are within all of us. Learn how to connect with your own Hero’s Journey, and build a better world with this guide on understanding the human condition.
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