Eating in the underworld -by Rachel Zucker

Description 1. Choose a poem from the book’ Eating in the Underworld ‘ , Find one that adds something new to the Demeter and Persephone myth, explain it and talk about what it adds to the story that is absent from the other versions you read. 2. Why do you think the myth of Demeter and Persephone continues to inspire modern readers and writers.” 3. What might this book be about besides being a retelling of an old myth? Let’s say Zucker is using this old story to talk about other things… what other things? put the poem in the subject line. do not copy the poem