Ms. Gokturk

Mythology

 

Artistic Lovers Project (100 points)

 

Choose one of the tales of lovers we read to explore in your project choice.

 

Orpheus and Eurydice

Cupid and Psyche

Pyramus and Thisbe

Ceyx and Alcyone

Baucis and Philemon

Pygmalion and Galatea

Endymion

Daphne

Echo and Narcissus

Alpheus and Arethusa

 

Guidelines:

  1. There should be a clear and deliberate point of view and purpose in your project.
  2. Your project should highlight the theme/s of love in the tale.
  3. Your project should highlight the etiological aspect/s.
  4. Your project should demonstrate thought and effort. Proofread your writing, please.

 

Art. Create a painting, a sculpture, or a collage to highlight a poignant part of the myth. Please include a one page single spaced analysis of your work. Use paragraphs.

 

Visual Narrative. Create a graphic “novel,” a photographic story, or an animation version of your story. Choose a perspective from which to tell if it. Be sure that all vital points of the story are included.

 

Rewrite the Myth. Write in the first person from a perspective of a character from the story or one you introduce. Be sure that all vital points of the story are included.

 

Poetry. Write a long poem or a series of poems from one or more perspectives from within the myth. Be sure that all vital points of the story are included.

 

Music. Create a music composition/soundtrack and write a detailed explanation of your composition/music/songs. Be sure that all vital points of the story are included.

Please have a recording to play or perform in class.