Over the Garden Wall: The Hero, Apocalypse, and Coming Of Age Myth (30 October 2016)

Over the Garden Wall, an animated television series created by Patrick McHale, aired in November of 2014 loosely mirrored elements of Dante’s Divine Comedy in a late 19th century country-esc world associated with early colonial America. This piece explores Over the Garden Wall’s subsequent plot and character development concurrent with the later two seasons of the mythic cycle, Fall and Winter.