Hercules- Tragic Hero
Why is Hercules a tragic hero?
Qualities of a tragic hero...
2) They must not be completely perfect, and must have flawed is some way similar to us.
3) The downfall in the tragic hero's life is his fault, which contributes to his imperfections. The tragedy is caused normally by a lack of judgement.
4) His misfortune is not deserved but they are punished for the misfortune.
5) The tragedy is not all a lose because they earn something from it. They can earn awareness, self knowledge, or some kind of discovery.
6) The tragedy that takes place does not leave the audience depressed or sad.