“How once reemerging castles, held in palms, are risen to the ear to relay unspoken formalities considering resting prayers as rituals, to become cornerstones laid. Not to be decompressed and underfoot but, with the same care as precious debris. There had to be bells.” Sam Mackiewicz on She Only Likes Violence
Western secular society and its hesitant answers to metaphysical questions enable unique inquiry into major religious practices and traditions. The dissertation examines inter-religious archetypal symbolism in terms of beginning and afterlife mythologies.