Reading List for Rose-Emily Rothenberg, April 2005


Rose-Emily Rothenberg

The Jewel in the Wound

Body Symptoms in Individuation

April 15-16, 2005

Books and Articles by Rose-Emily Rothenberg:

The Jewel in the Wound: How the Body Expresses the Needs of the Psyche and Offers a Path to Transformation. Wilmette, IL: Chiron Publications, 2001.

"Dealing with Chronic Illness in a Symbolic Way." Psychological Perspectives 42: 46-63, 2001.

"The Orphan Archetype." Psychological Perspectives, 14: 181-194, 1983 — republished as a chapter in Reclaiming the Inner Child, Ed. Jeremiah Abrams. Los Angeles: Jeremy P. Tarcher, Inc., pp. 87-97, 1990.

"Psychic Wounds and Body Scars: An Exploration into the Psychology of Keloid Formation." Spring 1986: 141-154.

Additional Recommendations

"Body and Soul," and other articles in Psychological Perspectives, 42, 2001.

Cirlot, J.E. A Dictionary of Symbols. New York: Philosophical Library, 1964.

DeVries, Ad. Dictionary of Symbols and Imagery. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co., 1974.

Edinger, Edward. Anatomy of the Psyche. La Salle, IL: Open Court, 1985.

—–Ego and Archetype. Baltimore: Penguin Books, Inc., 1973.

—–Melville’s Moby-Dick: A Jungian Commentary. New York: New Directions, 1978.

Elder, George. The Body: An Encyclopedia of Archetypal Symbolism. Boston: Shambhala, 1996.

Eliade, Mercea. Rites and Symbols of Initiation. New York: Harper & Row, 1958.

Gimbutas, Marija. The Goddesses and Gods of Old Europe. London: Thames and Hudson, 1982.

—–The Language of the Goddess. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1989.

Hannah, Barbara. Encounters with the Soul: Active Imagination as Developed by C. G. Jung. Santa Monica: Sigo Press, 1981.

Maguire, Anne. Skin Disease: A Message from the Soul (A treatise from a Jungian perspective of psychosomatic dermatology). London: Free Association Books, 2004.

Meador, Betty DeShong. Inanna, Lady of Largest Heart: Poems of the High Priestess Enheduanna. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2000.

Shapiro, Debbie. The Bodymind Workbook: Exploring the Mind & the Body Work Together. Boston: Element Books, 1991.

Slattery, Dennis. The Wounded Body: Remembering the Markings of Flesh. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2000.

Von Franz, Marie-Louise, Ed. Aurora Consurgens. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1966.

Woodman, Marion. The Pregnant Virgin: A Process of Psychological Transformation. Toronto: Inner City Books, 1985.