A great website for all things mythical
The myth of Persephone, Demeter, and Hades is considered the original "death and the maiden" story, which inspired a ton of European artwork. Learn more, and check out some great art, at this website.
Persephone and Hades show up in the <em>God of War</em> video game series as bosses.
Here's Ovid's famous version of the myth from his <em>Metamorphoses</em>.
Victorian poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson (maybe you know him from "The Lady of Shalott http://www.shmoop.com/lady-of-shalott/"?) retold the myth in a poem called "Demeter and Persephone."
Persephone and Hades' appearance the movie version of <em>The Lightning Thief</em>. <em> </em>
A song called "Persephone" by the Cocteau Twins
Third Eye Blind's song named after "Persephone."
An illustrated children's book.
A graphic novel version of the tale