What Kind Of Hero Is Batman? (Part II)


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In part two of our discussion of heroic archetypes, I take a look at a couple of Batman’s more unique graphic novels including the Dark Knight Returns and Batman: Year 100, and how Lord Byron, The Shadow and Robin Hood continue to influence the portrayal of Batman.

Make sure to watch Part One: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sfz22vYBeIg

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Works Cited:

Northrop Frye’s Writings on the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries, Volume 17, by Northrop Frye. http://ow.ly/N6hL30jdDzj

Stanford, Raney. “THE ROMANTIC HERO AND THAT FATAL SELFHOOD.” The Centennial Review, vol. 12, no. 4, 1968, pp. 430–454. JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/23737693.

The Search for Meaning in Film and Television: Disenchantment at the turn of the MIllennium, by Marcus Maloney. http://ow.ly/MaTC30jdDJR

Riddle Me This, Batman!: Essays on the Universe of the Dark Knight, edited by Kevin K. Durand, Mary K. Leigh. http://ow.ly/jWC030jdDIm

Batman Unmasked: Analyzing a Cultural Icon, by Will Brooker. http://ow.ly/64CC30jdDBZ

Ball, Robert. “ACHILLES: TRAGIC HERO.” The Classical Outlook, vol. 44, no. 5, 1967, pp. 53–56. JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/43929347.

Kaplan, Carol L. “Une Extrême Énergie: Julien’s Romantic Writing Project.” The French Review, vol. 59, no. 5, 1986, pp. 693–700. JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/394277.

Wilson, James D. “Tirso, Molière, and Byron: The Emergence of Don Juan as Romantic Hero.” The South Central Bulletin, vol. 32, no. 4, 1972, pp. 246–248. JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/3186981.

Graphic History: Essays on Graphic Novels And/As History, edited by Richard Iadonisi. http://ow.ly/IlM630jdDxk

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