Origin Myth And Creation Myths

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1. What phenomenon or practice does each story seek to explain? Pay close attention to the power relationships.

Each study seeks to explain origin myth and creation myths. For instance, in the story titled, How the World was made discusses about how the world was constructed, how it began, and how people first came to inhabit it which is a origin myth.. For example, in the third paragraph the author mentions that at first the earth was flat and very soft and wet. The animals were anxious to get down, and sent out different birds to see if it was yet dry. A creation myth illustrated in the story is symbolic and it portrays how the world began and what caused that to happen. Moreover, in the story The earth on turtle 's back discusses about
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