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Greek Heroes: Jason and the Argonauts, A Story of Adventure and Tragedy

  Greek mythology holds several different emotions in all of its proses and epic poems but the most evident of these are about love, greed, war and tragedy. Greek heroes were always portrayed as god-like- undisputable strength, unmistakable handsomeness and … Continue reading

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Greek Heroes: Achilles, the Formidable Warrior

We all have that one hero story that we usually recall every now and then. There’s something about these stories that somehow compels us to be inspired and intrigued at the same time. Whichever way it is, people just love … Continue reading

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More Heroes in Literature

We look to literature to strengthen or inspire our notion of heroes. For some people, literary heroes can be quite controversial, or even anti-heroic (think of Holden Caulfield in The Catcher in the Rye or Becky Sharp in Vanity Fair). … Continue reading

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