DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2020.06.002
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Henrique Guilherme Scatolin

Abstract: This article has the objective of studying the myth of the vagina dentata. Based on an exploratory review of the literature and on clinical experience, the present article discusses this myth through manifestations of the archetype of the Terrible Mother and its manifestations in the contemporaneous clinic in the context of Analytical Psychology. The presence of the myth will first be considered in the context of cultural anthropology and then specifically on the basis of Neumann's Analytical Psychology. In th…

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