Mythgard Institute is Offering a 12-Week Course on Star Wars – SF Signal

06.15.2015 – How utterly cool is this? Mythgard Institute will be offering a 12-week course, starting on August 24th, and taught by Dr. Amy H. Sturgis, that will examine Star Wars and its impact on popular culture, the lasting meaning behind the epic, and much more.

Mythgard Institute tackles the making of myth by exploring Tolkien and Lewis this Fall

07.19.2014 – The Mythgard Institute will be continuing their look at the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien – while delving into new territory – by offering the course “Lewis & Tolkien” this Fall.  The 12-week course can be taken for master’s level credit or audited and will focus on examining the work of Tolkien and Lewis ….

First half of two part Science Fiction class opens for enrollment, offers journey through time and space

07.19.2014 – Strap in for a thrilling ride through the first 150 years of the science fiction genre with “Science Fiction, Part 1.” This 12-week course can be taken for master’s level credit or audited and offers students a chance to explore how their favorite authors have answered the big questions….

Harry Potter course open for M.A. and auditing enrollment via Mythgard

03.14.2014 – The Mythgard Institute will be delving into modern fantasy studies in Summer 2014 by offering the course “Taking Harry Seriously: The Artistry and Meanings of the Harry Potter Saga.”  The 12-week course can be taken for master’s level credit or audited for the love of learning….

Joyne the Throng – Enroll to study Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales this Summer

Dr. Corey Olsen will be leading students on a pilgrimage through Geoffrey Chaucer’s most notable works this Summer at Mythgard Institute in his new course, “Chaucer II: The Canterbury Tales.”  In the second installment in Dr. Olsen’s two part Chaucer survey, students will….

Venture deep into the cultural impact of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings

03.14.2014 – Since its paperback publication in 1965, J.R.R. Tolkien’s seminal work, The Lord of the Rings has been profoundly influencing audiences the world over.  In her first course at Mythgard Institute, Dr. Robin Anne Reid will investigate the extent to which this initially obscure, lengthy, and extremely complicated fictional work….