Myth, for Lewis

Myth for Lewis, of course, meant not “a fictitious story or unscientific account,” but the use of narrative structure and archetypal elements to convey through the imagination universal or divine truth not accessible to the intellect alone.

Peter Shaekel, Reason and imagination in CS Lewis

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