In all our great fiction we find elements of truth, stories may be incredible and beyond believable but what makes them great is that they hold a mirror up and make us look. “Godzilla” a city destroying monster awoken by the testing of an atomic bomb, very clearly and purposefully represented fears of a nuclear holocaust. “Teen Wolf” on the other hand can be (quite convincingly) argued to be unintentional parable for 1980s white Americas fears of black people.

Our ancient ancestors were no different, they told stories and intentionally and unintentionally their hopes, fears, reality and  the zeitgeist of the time would have found its way into them. So I ask this question

Is The Biblical Genesis an allegory for the Agricultural Revolution?

Well, maybe…

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