The Epic Hero. What do they all have in common?. Characteristics of the Hero. Has larger than life qualities possibly supernatural A natural leader of men Is appealing/attractive encounters temptations Has ‘good’ on his or her side, sometimes helped by divine beings (gods).
side, sometimes helped by divine beings (gods)
always on the move,
travels to find adventure
Identify other heroes that exist in our culture. Who are they? WHY are they considered a hero?