Respond to this prompt: the mythologies of ancient people reflected their perspectives on their society, the world around them and how they considered more abstract ideas like creation, higher powers, and the afterlife. By exploring the history, culture and environment of a specific group of people at a specfic point in time, you will be able to find expressions in their mythology to support your assertions about what such perspectives might have been. In this assignment please choose a topic from the list below.
Topic: considerations of death and the afterlife in ancient greek society and mythology