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A man can be a hero if he is a scientist, or a soldier, or a drug addict, or a disc jockey, or  a crummy mediocre politician. A man can be a hero because he suffers and despairs; or  because he thinks logically and analytically; or because he is ''sensitive;'' or because he  is cruel. Wealth establishes a man as a hero, and so does poverty. Virtually any  circumstance in a man's life will make him a hero to some group of people and has a  mythic rendering in the culture -- in literature, art, theater, or the daily newspapers. Andrea Dworkin 1) Intro: Is Egil a hero? What are the qualifications to being a great Viking- hero? a) Thesis: Egil is a hero 2) Body 1 a) Qualifications of “hero” i) Courage/fight for what he thinks is right ii) Self Sacrifice iii) Someone who one may look up to/idol 3) Body 2 a) Does Egil meet these qualifications? b)
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course SCANDIN 5B taught by Professor Ian during the Spring '11 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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