Reading List for Betty De Shong Meador, October 2005


Betty De Shong Meador

Separation, Sorrow, and Individuation

October 14-15, 2005


Books and Articles by Dr. Meador

Uncursing the Dark.  Chiron Publications, 1994

Inanna, Lady of Largest Heart, University of Texas, 2000

"Selling the Feminine" in the The San Francisco Jung Institute Library Journal (39,3:396-), 1994

"Female Gender Trouble: Pursuing the Perverse with Madonna" in Journal of Analytical Psychology (39, 3:402-), 1994

"Transference/countertransference between Woman Analyst and the Wounded Girlchild" in Chiron (163-174), 1984

"Individual Process in the Basic Encounter Group" in Journal of Counseling Psychology (18,1:70-76), 1971

"Uncursing the Dark: Resorting the Lost Feminine" in Quadrant (22, 1:27-39), 1989


Additional Recommendations

Grahn, Judy. Blood, Bread, and Roses: How Menstruation Created the World.  Beacon Press. 1993

Dalley, Stephanie. Myths from Mesopotamia, Oxford. 2000

Douglas, Claire.  The Woman in the Mirror,, 1990.

Harris Rivkah. Gender and Aging in Mesopotamia. University of Oklahoma, 2000

Harding, M. Ester.  Woman’s Mysteries, Ancient and Modern.  G.P. Putnam’s Sons. 1971

Jacobsen, Thorkild, The harps That Once: Sumerian Poetry in Translation, Yale 1987.

Larsen, Stephen.  The Mythic Imagination.  Bantam Books, 1990.

Leick, Gwendolyn.  Sex and Eroticism in Mesopotamian Literature.  Routledge, 1994.

Leick, Gwendolyn.  Mesopotamia: The Invention of the City, Penguin, 2002.

Young, Eisendrath, Polly.  The Gifts of Suffering, Addison-Wesley, 1996