the creature’s creation story, as told by himself to the creator

What parallels (in form or content) to the Genesis creation story does your group find?  What elements of the creature’s creation story indicate the author’s main concern(s)–in light of the cultural concerns listed on page xix?

represent your findings in minimalist sketches on the whiteboard, as prelude to your explanation


* from Shakespeare’s Macbeth: “It [life] is a tale / told by an idiot, full of sound and fury / signifying nothing” (5.5.25-7).