Selected creation myth:
Navajo Creation- (must be written off the following site) http://www.bigmyth.com/myths/english/2_navajo_full.htm
· Which world or
worlds, such as sky, earth, and underworld, are represented in the myths you
chose? What are the elements of these worlds?
· Describe the
creators. Are the creators male or female, and of what significance is gender?
Describe what they created, including the steps or cycles of creation. Also, include
descriptions of any destroyers or destruction if applicable.
· Include the role
of cosmic occurrences or natural phenomena, such as celestial bodies, floods,
rain, wind, and fire.
· Compare the
creators, creations, the steps or cycle of creation, and the cosmic elements of
the two myths. What are the similarities and differences?
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