presentation about a vacation or a retreat to a sacred place in mythology. This
place may or may not currently exist, but is expected to come from your reading
for Week 5. Again, this sacred place MUST come from your reading for Week
5. Create your presentation in the form of a brochure (4-6 pages in
length), a Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation with Speaker Notes
(6-9 slides in length), or another form of your choice. The use of
images is strongly encouraged.
Reading will be provided to the bid winner
Include the following:
mythological origins, history, and functions of the place
sacred objects and attributes associated with the deities and mythological
origins of this place, for example, Apollo’s snake and lyre or Buddha’s
bodhi tree—discuss the symbolism of these objects as used by contemporary
people and cultures.
comparison of this place to those that serve similar functions in other
cultures, for example, mountain tops, temples, burial sites or memorials,
and so on
relevance of this place and these objects in contemporary culture—what
significance do these places or things hold in the minds and emotions of
the people? How do these places or things connect to mythological stories
from that culture? What is the role of place and the associated objects?
most important facts to know about the surrounding culture, and etiquette
and dress to follow when visiting to this place—with what knowledge and
experiences would you hope to return home?
Format your images, citations, and references consistent with APA