Many of the traditional Western myths have been re-told in Canadian poems of the late 20th and/or early 21st century. Please compare these contemporary poems to either the original myth or to one (or more) of the non-Canadian retellings of the same myth.
Lorna Crozier, "On the Seventh Day"
-> https://books.google.ca/books?id=L9LfAgAAQBAJ&pg=PR10&dq=crozier+before+the+first+word+on+the+seventh+day&hl=en&sa=X&ei=Wa68VPGLF9f_yQTMj4LQAw&ved=0CCcQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q=crozier%20before%20the%20first%20word%20on%20the%20seventh%20day&f=false (pp 19-20)
Ted Huges, "Apple Tragedy" (from: Crow Poems)
Leda and Zeus:
William Butler Yeats, "Leda and the Swan"
Robert Bringhurst, "Leda and the Swan"
-> Robert Bringhurst, The Calling. 90-91.
P.K. Page, "This Heavy Craft"
Anne Sexton, "To a Friend Whose Work Has Come to Triumph"
Margaret Atwood, "Siren Song"
William Browne, "Sirens' Song"