Consider the qualities of an epic hero and offer an example with evidence. This character may be real or imagined.
What is the difference between the epic hero and the tragic hero?
Offer an example of a tragic hero who contrasts with your epic hero.
An epic hero personifies the best of his/her society, is often of noble or special birth, has superhuman strength, intellect or talents and is willing to adventure into the abyss without concern for his/her own safety.