Although different myths are found around the world, myths do have commonalities. This course will analyze the commonalities of various myths and use this study to look at the modern world. Areas covered are the Middle East, Northern Europe, Africa, the Americas and the Far East. Grades based on projects, essays and tests.
“If a story is not about the hearer, he will not listen. And here I make a rule—a great and interesting story is about everyone or it will not last.” ~ John Steinbeck