Comparing Beowulf And The Hero's Journey

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The epic poem “Beowulf” exemplifies the claim made by Joseph Campbell regarding the hero's call to adventure. The hero Beowulf and the hero from call to adventure both go through tremendous trials. In both stories the hero's struggle with life or death decisions. If they make one wrong move they are dead. Furthermore the next paragraph will explain how they are alike.

In addition to exemplify the claim made by Joseph campbell. The hero in the call to adventure went through similar battles like Beowulf. This hero was eaten alive by a sea monster and had to cut his way out. Beowulf on the other hand fought a sea monster as well on his journey. These two hero also get supernatural aid in the story the hero call to adventure his supernatural

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