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Matka’s viewer is a witness to the archetypical journey each individual takes alone carrying his/her baggage but which nevertheless connects humans through its similarly experienced struggle. Through this witnessing, viewers are invited to realize that they are following an identical path, searching for release atop a mountain.
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Keywords: archetype; baggage; community; finitude; singularity; the in-common

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: University of North Carolina 2: University of Hawaii

Publication date: April 1, 2014

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