Beowulfis an epic poemand the character Beowulf is an epic hero.Beowulfis a poem from the earliest period in British Literature the Anglo Saxon period.
Sir Gawain and the Green Knightis a medieval romance and the character Sir Gawain is a chivalric hero.Sir Gawain and the Green Knightis from the Anglo Norman period in Early British Literature.
BothBeowulfandSir Gawain and the Green Knightare examples of literature from the Middle Ages in Britain. The Middle Ages has three periods of literature — 1. Anglo Saxon literature 2. Anglo Norman literature 3. Middle English Literature
Question: Please discuss what you believe are the similarities and differences between these two sorts of heroes. Discuss such aspects as the tasks they perform their overall missions their motivations and the values they exhibit based on their cultures.
Minimum Length of answer: 250 words due Friday June 2 2017 by 11:59 p.m.
Be sure to post your answer here and onTurnitin. Use proof in the form of short quotations from bothBeowulfandSir Gawain and the Green Knight.Do not copy ideas and information from theinternet. Use your own opinion and ideas to answer.