Sept 18 Intro to Lit - Hero

Sept 18 Intro to Lit - Hero - 5) Makes a journey 6)...

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Sept 18 Intro to Lit Myth – A fundamental truth about a society’s belief Empirical truth/Scientific truth Civilization 1) Written language - Keep records - Preserve past - Communicator 2) Written laws 3) Clothing + upkeep 4) Shaves 5) Table manners 6) Repression of instincts Shamat – Eve – Pandora Hero 1) Represents his people + their values 2) Ideal Man (higher self) 3) Vanquish Evil 4) Over come temptation
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Unformatted text preview: 5) Makes a journey 6) Protector 7) Paraphenalia 8) Strength + IQ 9) Side kick/partner Journey 1) Call – for a quest life threatening critical journey for : fam honor, reclaim, discover what is missing 2) Threshold Cross boundries of 2 worlds/guardians 3) Descent 4) Challenges and ordeal + nadir/ultimate test (FOD and lust) Return with a reward...
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This note was uploaded on 10/05/2008 for the course LITR 1101 taught by Professor Seelow during the Fall '08 term at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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