The Bible and Literature: a Personal View by Northrop Frye - Program 11 "The Hero from Across the Sea"

The "fisher king" legend is found in the Bible. Christ represents the hero from across the sea who symbolically marries the land (Bridegroom and Bride) and spiritually rejuvenates the kingdom. Contains material from Lecture 8.

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Director: 
Bill Somerville
Technical Director: 
Ted Glickman
Conceived and Produced by: 
Robert Sandler
Executive Producer: 
Bob Rodgers
Audio: 
Gerard Beckers
Camera: 
Richard Cable
Camera: 
Don Elsliger
Camera: 
Keith Springer
Graphic Design: 
Ken Fong
Production Assistants: 
Anne Riemer Hart
Production Assistants: 
Frances Handleman
Assistant to Northrop Frye: 
Jane Widdicombe