Goodwyn, Erik Books

Dr. Erik Goodwyn received his M.D. from the University of Cincinnati and went on to psychiatric residency training at Wright State University. He served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force and is currently on the faculty for the University of Louisville Department of Psychiatry.

Psychological Reading of the Anglo-Saxon Poem Beowulf. Understanding Everything as a Story
2014 0-7734-4291-X
In unprecedented depth, Dr. Goodwyn compares clinical case studies with the powerful emotional meaning behind the symbols of the hall, the monsters, the reassures, and the final battle, and shows how a detailed study of Beowulf uncovers problems facing both ancient and modern humanity.