The Self in Jung’s Ultimate View: The Mythology of Numbers in Dreams

Gary Sparks

Following Friday night’s lecture, rich dreams from the analytic practice depicting Jung’s final account of the Self complete Saturday’s workshop to illustrate the practical, everyday significance of Jung’s mature insight. More details.

J. Gary Sparks, M.Div, is a 1982 diploma graduate of the C. G. Jung Institute-Zürich. He is the author of At the Heart of Matter: Synchronicity and Jung’s Spiritual Testament, Valley of Diamonds: Adventures in Number and Time with Marie Louise von Franz, and Carl Jung and Arnold Toynbee: The Social Meaning of Inner Work. As a contributor to the recent Zürich publication of Jung’s Red Book for Our Time, he finds endless wealth in Jung’s inner creative journey.  In addition, his interests include:  the state of feminine consciousness; the healthy purpose of darkness, depression, failure, and despair; the development and use of creative imagination; the relationship between an individual and society; and the parallels between the new physics and Jung’s psychology. He lives and practices in Indianapolis.