Epic Poems and a Hero's Journey
By: Rafe Nabizadeh & Zane Martin
What are Epic Poems?
An epic poem is a narritive poem that is usually very lengthy. It mostly talks about a serious topic. Sribhargavaraghaviyam, Ashtavakra, and Gitaramayanam are all examples of epic poems. There is one epic poem in particular that Tolkien, The Beuwulf.