What is a hero?

Unit 7

What is a Heroic Epic?

An heroic epic is an epic that has a main purpose of telling the life story of a great hero.

Classified Epics

  • Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Ramayana
  • Sunjata

They all find something to be honored by.

Does the hero change over time?

Yes, they changed in a way of self confidence and lots of courage.