40 min

ML164: Joel Christensen on Storytelling for Sensemaking, The Many Minded Man and Lessons from The Odyssey MetaLearn

    • Education

Joel Christensen is a Professor of Classics at Brandeis University and author of The Many Minded Man. In this episode we discuss:

- The concept of agency and how The Odyssey helps us understand what we can control
- The power of storytelling to make sense of your life and the world around you
- What modern psychology can learn from Homer's Odyssey and Iliad

This was a wonderful conversation on how storytelling shapes a sense of agency and provides solutions to help avoid destructive patterns.

Joel Christensen is a Professor of Classics at Brandeis University and author of The Many Minded Man. In this episode we discuss:

- The concept of agency and how The Odyssey helps us understand what we can control
- The power of storytelling to make sense of your life and the world around you
- What modern psychology can learn from Homer's Odyssey and Iliad

This was a wonderful conversation on how storytelling shapes a sense of agency and provides solutions to help avoid destructive patterns.

40 min

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