Myths Across Cultures Paper
The myths section of Big Myths website located at http://www.bigmyth.com
700- to 1,050-word paper about two creation myths that address the following:
Pick at least two creation myths from two
different cultures. For ideas, refer to this week’s readings and the myths
section of the Big Myths website for animated presentations of many creation
Which world or worlds, such as sky, earth, and
underworld, are represented in the myths you chose? What are the elements of
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
your citations and references consistent with APA guidelines.