Are you a Hero, Villain or anti-hero type
Columbus - Hero or Villain? | History Today
(complex People and simple principles) (stories within stories: shifting archetypes) (villains masked as heroes vanquishing villians) Represents his village in the government
Uses his education for the good of his people
Cared for Hosna Bint Mahmoud and her two sons Things Fall Apart Season of Migration to the North The Woman in Pieces Tribal Scars Okonkwo Innocent Bystander Worked to be better than his father.
Provider for his family.
Local success story: many wives, many children, great wealth.
Al Jolson- Misunderstood Hero or Villain?
Hero | Villain | Victim Amoo
Scarring X X X
X Amoo Momuto African People Colonialism Scarring Victim | Villain | Hero Subjugated and colonized
Captured by slavers Helps the slavers
Murders his wife with good intentions Protects family and tribe
Self-sacrificing Victim | Villain Slaver due to circumstance Betrayed his people
Motivated by self-preservation Victim Slavery
Loss of Security Villain Enslaves
Destroys families and villages
Suppresses cultures and freedoms Hero Means of averting slavery
Cultural invention to preserve culture against colonialism Victim:
Hero: Corpse of the Woman in Pieces
Haroun el Rachid