Heorot Project

For my project, I’ve created Heorot from Beowulf in Minecraft, and I’ve written a bit about hospitality in Beowulf to go along with it, as follows: Hospitality, as we see it in Beowulf, seems to largely involve parties. Naturally, there’s a reason for this. Hrothgar, the king, gives wealth to his subjects and honor to… Read more Heorot Project

Beowulf final

Upon finishing Beowulf, I have a few themes that I am questioning. It seems as if Beowulf in his old age (as king) believes he has enough strength and power to take on an entire dragon, which is a far deadlier foe than Grendel and his mother. Does the dragon symbolize Beowulf’s enlarged ego, the… Read more Beowulf final