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Readings:Epic of Gligamesh 38-43
In a brief essay of 300 words, discuss the following question.
The Epic of Gilgamesh is an Akkadian poem composed around 2500 B.C. It is the earliest known epic. The theme of the poem concerns human beings’ search for immortality. Write several paragraphs on Gilgamesh’s adventures by exploring questions raised in the epic, such as:
What is the relationship between human beings and their deities?
How is Gilgamesh linked with the world of nature and animals?
What is the meaning of friendship, family, and public duty?
How did Gilgamesh live in the face of mortality?
What tests did Gilgamesh face throughout his life?
How does this epic inform the reader about ancient history?