Compare a Modern-Day Myth, Urban Legend, or Comic Book Story To An Ancient Myth or Multiple Myths
compare a modern-day myth, urban legend, or comic book story to an ancient myth or multiple myths. For the modern myth, identify what issues/concerns the myth is grappling with? What do each reveal about the human psyche or society?
How does the modern myth tackle the concepts of fate versus determinism, egoism versus altruism or other philosophical concepts? How does this modern myth echo the ancient myth(s)? What does the connection between the old and new say about humankind?