Answer two of the following questions and only two in long essay format. I will tell you what two after you say you can help me but for sure number 3 you will have to do. Each answer should range from 500-1000 words, and answers should additionally make MLA syle in-text citations from the class readings (World Myth, American Gods and assigned outside readings only — no websites or extra research) with author and page number in parenthesis at the end of sentences that use reference material. You neednâ€™t create a bibliography. Each essay answer is worth up to 50 points. The evaluation standards for the exams in ENG241 World Mythology can be reviewed on the â€œWriting Guidelinesâ€ handout. For tips on essay-exam writing, visit the Purdue OWL â€œEssays for Examsâ€ webpage.
We have a tendency to think of our own culture as having had great historical impact on other civilizations. In an essay of 500-1000 words, illustrate and explain how Celtic and/or Scandinavian myths (or mythological characters) have had a lasting impact on our culture, literature, science and religion.
Choose a myth from Mexicoâ€™s mythology or North American Indian mythology that you feel is best interpreted through the ritual theory of myth, the charter theory of myth, or solar mythology theory. In an essay of 500-1000 words, summarize the myth, giving its origins, main characters, and main plot points, and then cite and analyze at least four features of the myth that make it an ideal candidate for this theoretical framework.
Mythology serves many functions across cultures–explaining, illuminating, and even directing cultural moires. In an essay of 500-1000 words, illustrate and explain how and why the novel American Gods presents American religion/ritual, culture, and/or morals.
I will give you what you need once someone is willing to help me I can send you the pages from what I need used for it. I can’t send you the book American Gods so you can look that one up.