Journey to the Sea

an online magazine devoted to the study of myth

Issue 3

The Disobedience of Iblis in Sufism

Randy looks at the story of the disobedience of Iblis in the Qur’an for which some Islamic theologians provide interpretations that surprisingly reflect aspects of the humanistic theme.

Magic in the World of Alvin Maker: Prentice Alvin  »

Laura concludes her look at Orson Scott Card’s Alvin Maker series with the third book, Prentice Alvin, in which Card confronts the horror of slavery and its consequences for American identity.

Taking Harry Potter Seriously: Travis Prinzi Interview  »

Randy spoke with Travis Prinzi about the Harry Potter series. At his popular web site and in his forthcoming book, Travis claims that the series should be taken seriously as literature.