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
Echo and Narcissus
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.