Discuss the difference between heroism and monstrosity in Gawain and the Green Knight. How do different episodes within the poem define these terms, and how do they designate certain characteristics as heroic or monstrous?
· Your initial response should be at least 500 words in length
· Chapter 10: Commercial Quickening and Religious Reform, 1050–1150
· Chapter 11: The Flowering of the Middle Ages, 1150–1215
Anonymous. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, translated by W. A. Neilson, 1999.
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