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Select one of the following questions to write your response to:

1.How does Gilgamesh fit the mold of “epic hero”? What are the traits that go into it?
2.Analyze the role of women in the text.

3.How does Gilgamesh’s relationship to the Gods appear in this epic?

Your response must be more than one, but no more than two double-spaced pages, (not a paragraph). Your response must demonstrate knowledge of the material and thoughtful analysis adequately supported with evidence from the literary text.

TEXTBOOKS: Davis, Paul, Gary Harrison, David M. Johnson, Patricia Clark Smith, and John F. Crawford, eds. The Bedford Anthology of World Literature Books One, Two, and Three. Pack A. Bedford /St. Martin’s, 2004. Print.