Welcome to our collection of resources designed for taking a deeper look into the implications and applications of mimetic theory. Here’s what you’ll find under each of the dropdown tabs:
Meet René Girard: Here you’ll be introduced to the founder of mimetic theory, his career and the impact his life and work had on those who knew him.
Scapegoating: A short summary of how to recognize scapegoating.
Books: A reading list of important books in mimetic theory studies.
Papers: Applications of mimetic theory on a variety of topics, from biblical studies to hip hop.
Past Events: Interviews and lectures from Raven Foundation events.
Reviews: Book, movie and theater reviews from the point of view of mimetic theory.
Video Series: Videos on mimetic theory topics.
René et Girard Cartoons: Having fun with mimetic theory!