Archive for March, 2011

Dennis on YouTube

Dennis P. Slattery, Ph.D. Talks About his book, Riting Myth, Mythic Writing: Plotting Your Personal Story. Dennis Patrick Slattery at the Assisi Institute: Poet, mythologist, and educator Dennis Patrick Slattery, Ph.D., serves on the faculty of the Pacifica Graduate Institute. Here he speaks to the healing power of narrative. The Beauty Between Words: MythoPoetry; Selected […]

 

Casting the Shadows: Selected Poems (Audio Cd)

Casting the Shadows: Selected Poems (2001) is comprised of 29 poems read by the author under four headings: 1. Figures and Forms; II. Marking the Flesh; III. Natural Tales; and IV: Theories of Motion. The CD was professionally created in the studios of SOUNDWAVES RECORDING in Huron, Ohio by Dan and Virginia Canalos. www.Soundwaves.org The […]

 

Just Below the Water Line: Selected Poems (Audio CD)

Just Below the Water Line: Selected Poems (2006) is a series of 22 poems read by the author. The CD was professionally created in the studios of SOUNDWAVES RECORDING in Huron, Ohio by Dan and Virginia Canalos. www.Soundwaves.org The poems are part of a volume of poetry with the same title. View the book, Just […]

 

Day-to-Day Dante Overview & Sample Pages

My latest book, Day-To-Day Dante: Exploring Personal Myth Through The Divine Comedy, is now available! Overview The premise of this series of 365 meditations on Dante’s poem of the 14th. century is that his journey outlines the complex and rigorous process of individual maturation on several levels simultaneously. In addition, not a contemporary guide is the […]

 

Day-to-Day Dante: Exploring Personal Myth Through The Divine Comedy

Day-to-Day Dante: Exploring Personal Myth Through The Divine Comedy (2011) is a series of meditations, one for each day of the year, using between 6-9 lines of the poem for each entry. The book is comprised of approximately 121 entries for each of the canticas Dante created: Inferno, Purgatorio and Paradiso. Following each quote from […]

 

Simon’s Crossing: A Novel

Simon’s Crossing: A Novel (2010) and co-authored with Charles Asher, is a fictional account of the life of Simon from Cyrene, who was ordered by Roman guards to carry the cross of Jesus Christ to the top of Mount Golgotha. In his ordeal, Simon seeks revenge for the brutal rape and murder of his wife […]

 

Reimagining Education: Essays On Reviving the Soul of Learning

Reimagining Education: Essays On Reviving the Soul of Learning (2009), edited by Dennis Patrick Slattery and Jennifer Selig, as well as essays by them and16 other teachers, was inspired by the flat and anemic language of “no child left behind” as a fix-it phrase for what ails education in America today. The essays respond to […]