"Winston Smith Tragic Hero 1984" Essays and Research Papers

  • 1984 Winston Smith

    Winston Smith Winston is the protagonist of the story, whose unsuccessful attempts at questioning and...

    Communism, Communist state, Darkness at Noon 1132 Words | 3 Pages

  • Winston Smith Character Analysis

    AP Literature 30 August Character Analysis of Winston Smith from 1984 Winston...

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  • Winston Smith vs. Katniss Everdeen

    Winston Smith and Katniss Everdeen Winston Smith, from George Orwell’s 1984, is a...

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  • 1984 Analysis of Winston Smith

    Analysis of Winston Smith In the novel 1984 by George Orwell, Winston Smith is the...

    Big Brother, George Orwell, Hatred 620 Words | 2 Pages

  • 1984 essay

    What does one think of when the word “hero” comes up? The definition of a hero is afflicted with the main character in a book,...

    Big Brother, Courage, George Orwell 1242 Words | 3 Pages

  • Tragic Hero

    Nolan Nye Ms. Smith CP English 10 1 March 2014 Tragic Hero In Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar", there are...

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  • Tragic Hero

    Tragic Hero From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A tragic hero is a protagonist with a...

    Anagnorisis, Catharsis, Hamartia 1586 Words | 6 Pages

  • 1984: Character Analysis of Winston Smith

    Character Analysis Of Winston Smith Winston is the main character in this novel and he seems to be separated...

    Character, Emotion, English-language films 439 Words | 2 Pages

  • Tragic Hero

    Is Troy Maxson a tragic hero? Aristotle (384-322 B.C.) was a famous Greek philosopher who outlined the unique and powerful...

    Catharsis, Character, Drama 696 Words | 3 Pages

  • Winston Churchill-a Hero

    Winston Churchill-A Hero Heroes are people who help others despite their own health and wellness. Discipline, Fortitude and...

    Anthony Eden, British Empire, David Lloyd George 1329 Words | 4 Pages

  • Tragic Hero

    Tragic Hero According to Aristotle, “A tragic hero is a character who is not eminently good and...

    Margaret Laurence, Mitch Albom, Morrie Schwartz 1250 Words | 4 Pages

  • 1984 Potential Hero

    Potential Hero Superman, Terry Fox, and Mother Teresa are well-known people that are considered heroes in today’s society. A...

    Big Brother, Doublethink, George Orwell 1841 Words | 5 Pages

  • 1984 - In the face of pain there are no heroes

     “In the face of pain there are no heroes” George Orwell’s 1984 is a brilliant commentary on the dangers of totalitarianism, mind control,...

    Big Brother, George Orwell, Ministry of Truth 897 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Life of Winston Smith

    In the book, 1984, George Orwell describes the life of Winston Smith, a resident of Oceania. In Oceania, all the...

    Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Human rights, Individual rights 1224 Words | 3 Pages

  • Winston Smith: a Free Thinker in the Most Oppressive of Circumstances

    Winston Smith, the protagonist in George Orwell’s novel 1984, is a classic example of a tragic...

    Big Brother, George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four 585 Words | 2 Pages

  • John Proctor as a Tragic Hero in "The Crucible"

    the chaotic conflagration is the tragic hero John Proctor. In Greek drama, a tragic hero is defined...

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor 843 Words | 3 Pages

  • Analysis of the Character of Winston in 1984.

    1984 Essay Written by the author George Orwell, 1984 gives a terrifying outlook of society. George Orwell presents a world in...

    Big Brother, George Orwell, Hate 816 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Tragic Hero of Just a Tragic Life

    revolved around a great man such as a king or war hero, who possessed a tragic flaw. This flaw or discrepancy would eventually...

    A Doll's House, Arthur Miller, Death of a Salesman 1652 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Tragic Hero of Julius Caesar

    downfall of the "tragic hero", or the main character destined to fall, is portrayed to the audience. In one of the most famous...

    Anagnorisis, Augustus, Julius Caesar 1827 Words | 5 Pages

  • Winston and Julia

    Winston Smith and Julia, the protagonists from George Orwell's dystopian novel 1984, were brought together by their...

    1984, Darkness at Noon, Ingsoc 1244 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Tragic Hero of "Antigone"

    Lindsey Folcik Mrs. Monzel Period 1 8 April 2010 The Tragic Hero of Antigone In Sophocles’ play Antigone, both Creon and...

    Antigone, Creon, Oedipus 1201 Words | 3 Pages

  • Antigone: a Tragic Hero 1

    Antigone: A Tragic Hero What characteristics generate a tragic hero? Must a tragic...

    Creon, Oedipus, Oedipus at Colonus 985 Words | 3 Pages

  • Oedipus the Tragic Hero

    Oedipus; The Tragic Hero In the Fourth Century BC, a famous philosopher named Aristotle wrote about the qualities that a...

    Creon, Greek mythology, Jocasta 1402 Words | 4 Pages

  • Tragic Hero Research Paper

    Vaughn Mrs. Henry English III Honors 26 January 2013 Heroism: The Tragic Features F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of novels and short...

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  • Creon The Tragic Hero

    A tragic hero is defined in most cases as a literary character of great stature whose moral defect leads to tragedy but some...

    999 Words | 3 Pages

  • Oedipus, a Tragic Hero?

    Oedipus, a Tragic Hero? Elizabeth Howell English 102- B33 Professor Katie Robinson Liberty University October 12, 2012...

    Audience, Oedipus, Oedipus the King 2145 Words | 7 Pages

  • Shakespeares Depiction of a Tragic Hero

    Marlowe's depiction of the tragic hero in both The Jew of Malta and Doctor Faustus displays protagonists that have a weakness...

    Admiral's Men, Character, Christopher Marlowe 1604 Words | 4 Pages

  • Tragic Hero Macbeth & Oedipus

     BIS3043: CRITICAL APPRECIATION OF DRAMA FIRST ASSIGNMENT: TRAGIC HERO DR.LAJIMAN JANOORY GROUP A...

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  • Creon as Tragic Hero

    Creon and Antigone can both be claimed the title of Tragic Hero. Creon was made king when Oedipus Rex fled the kingship. Creon is...

    Creon, Oedipus, Oedipus at Colonus 1571 Words | 4 Pages

  • Antigone as a Tragic Hero - Paper

    Antigone as a tragic hero Introduction Sophocles were one of the best Ancient Greek dramatists, who formed the structure of...

    Antigone, Creon, Ismene 903 Words | 3 Pages

  • Macbeth as a Tragic Hero

    To what extent do you think Shakespeare presents Macbeth as a tragic hero? The 17th century play, ‘Macbeth’ by William...

    Duncan I of Scotland, King Duncan, Lady Macbeth 1467 Words | 4 Pages

  • Was Macbeth a Tragic Hero?

    Jusline Hajar Mrs. Kadaoui English 20 May 20 2013 The Epidemic Of a Tragic Hero Macbeth is a very tragic...

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  • Aristotle and the Tragic Hero

    Aristotle and the Tragic Hero The traditional hero stresses courage and nobility as essential traits of heroism....

    Anagnorisis, Greek mythology, Oedipus 1067 Words | 3 Pages

  • Okonkwo, the Tragic Hero

    examples of tragic heroes throughout the wide world of literature but one of the greatest examples would be Okonkwo, the protagonist of Chinua...

    Chinua Achebe, Hamartia, Igbo people 1392 Words | 4 Pages

  • Jocasta as a Tragic Hero

    Professor Slattery English L202 October 10, 2012 Upholding Jocasta as the Tragic Hero What makes a tragic...

    Aeschylus, Greek mythology, Jocasta 1233 Words | 4 Pages

  • Is Othello a Tragic Hero?

    To what extent can Othello be considered a ‘tragic hero’? The extent of which Othello is a tragic...

    Desdemona, Iago, Macbeth 1469 Words | 4 Pages

  • Macbeth- Tragic Hero

    Macbeth – Tragic Hero Macbeth was a true Shakespearean tragic hero. He had many noble qualities as...

    Duncan I of Scotland, King Duncan, Macbeth 1466 Words | 4 Pages

  • Othello- Tragic Hero

    When discussing the characteristics of Othello one finds he has more than one side. Othello is a tragic hero in this drama....

    Character, Desdemona, Drama 482 Words | 3 Pages

  • Dr. Faustus as a Tragic Hero.

    tragedy can be considered as a tragic hero similar to the other tragic characters such as Oedipus or Hamlet. Dr....

    Christopher Marlowe, Human, Tragedy 1174 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Tragic Hero in Antigone

    first established during the fourth century in the Poetics, where he defines what makes a tragic hero. Aristotle suggests that...

    Character, Oedipus, Poetics 1003 Words | 3 Pages

  • Eddie as Tragic Hero

    tragedy is a play where fate runs it’s ‘bloody course’, which will lead to the tragic hero’s downfall. A tragic...

    1120 Words | 3 Pages

  • Macbeth - a Tragic Hero

    example of Shakespeare's ability to manipulate his audience through creating a tragic hero. A tragic...

    Christopher Marlowe, Good and evil, Macbeth 2214 Words | 6 Pages

  • Doctor Faustus as a Tragic Hero

    November 13, 2012 Doctor Faustus as a Tragic Hero Doctor Faustus is the most famous play of Christopher Marlowe he was of...

    Christopher Marlowe, God, Greek language 1249 Words | 4 Pages

  • Creon, the Tragic Hero

    True Tragic Hero Aristotle’s definition of a tragic hero is one who is in power or associated...

    Antigone, Creon, Death 835 Words | 3 Pages

  • Creon, the Tragic Hero

    an argument of who is the tragic hero between Antigone and Creon exists. I firmly believe Creon is the tragic...

    Greek mythology, Haemon, Hamartia 1665 Words | 4 Pages

  • Oedipus the Tragic Hero

    In the play Oedipus the King we identify the classic tragic hero. The character Oedipus Rex plays the role of the...

    Greek mythology, Jocasta, Oedipus 754 Words | 3 Pages

  • John Proctor: A Tragic Hero

    Tatiana Perez American Lit. 11 November 2012 John Proctor: Tragic Hero As human beings, we each display specific traits and...

    952 Words | 3 Pages

  • “Is Faustus a Tragic Hero, ” Discuss.

    knowledge of the possible outcome. In order to do this, Marlowe has drawn on the conventions of classical Greek tragedy, many of which dictate...

    Christopher Marlowe, Euripides, Faust 1161 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Great Gatsby as Tragic Hero

    with the love of his life collapses. In the novel, the reader can interpret Gatsby as a tragic hero due to his traits and how the...

    Character, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jay Gatsby 1074 Words | 3 Pages

  • Opedipus, a tragic hero

    Statement: Oedipus is the embodiment of Aristotle’s characterization of a tragic hero through his ability to preserve his virtue...

    Character, Drama, Oedipus 1718 Words | 5 Pages

  • Traits of Winston and Julia from 1984

     The Traits of Winston and Julia from Orwell’s 1984 Throughout one’s life, there are people whose similar...

    Animal Farm, Big Brother, George Orwell 948 Words | 3 Pages

  • Macbeth a tragic hero

    A Tragic Hero is a common figure in many of Shakespeare's works. A Tragic Hero is usually a figure of...

    Macbeth, Macbeth of Scotland, Three Witches 775 Words | 3 Pages

  • Oedipus a Tragic Hero

    Oedipus A Tragic Hero English 102 Literature and Composition Summer B 2011 Terry Garofolo 22816762 APA Sophocles...

    Family, Father, Marriage 1516 Words | 4 Pages

  • Hamlet as a Tragic Hero

    terror." A tragic hero, therefore, is the character who experiences such a conflict and suffers catastrophically as a result of...

    Characters in Hamlet, Gertrude, Ghost 2505 Words | 6 Pages

  • Great Gatsby is a tragic hero

    necessary to classify a story as a tragedy: a tragic hero, his character flaw, and a twist of fate which results in the hero's...

    Arnold Rothstein, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ginevra King 933 Words | 3 Pages

  • Hamlet - the Tragic Hero

    Hamlet The Tragic Hero The playwright William Shakespeare reveals a tragic hero in his...

    Characters in Hamlet, Gertrude, Hamlet 1203 Words | 4 Pages

  • Macbeth...Tragic Hero?

    Macbeth is a butcher." Discuss this statement exploring the ideas of Macbeth as a tragic hero and that the murder may or may not...

    Character, Lady Macbeth, Macbeth 936 Words | 3 Pages

  • Othello Tragic Hero

    explain how he is truly a tragic hero. According to Aristotle, a tragic hero is a character of...

    Greek loanwords, Hamartia, Jealousy 1040 Words | 3 Pages

  • Critical Evaluation - 1984.

    1984” by George Orwell is a classic, beautifully written novel. Throughout, Orwell skilfully uses a wide range of techniques to help convey...

    Big Brother, Character, Communism 1252 Words | 3 Pages

  • Macbeth: Macbeth the Tragic Hero

    Macbeth: Macbeth The Tragic Hero The most recent meaning of the word Tragic Hero as defined by...

    Duncan I of Scotland, King Duncan, Lady Macbeth 944 Words | 3 Pages

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