Is Winterson’s “Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit” a Modern Myth?

Is Jeanette Winterson’s novel, “Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit”, a work of modern myth that features a modern-day hero?

You will do a Mythopoeic reading by applying the Hero’s Journey structure to Winterson’s novel “Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit”. You will look at the ways in which the novel meets the criteria of the Hero’s Journey and present an analysis that shows the novel is or has characteristics of a classical myth.