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Archetypal examples

  1. 1. Name-Khalani Shabana. M Roll no : 30 Paper no-7 Year -2013&2014 Sem-2 M.K.B.University.Bhavnagar English Department Submit by – Dr. D.P.Barad Topic – Archrtypal examples
  2. 2. what is Archetypal ? Definition of archetypal. Ø Archetypal means images and symbols are representing in literature its called archetypal. Ø Archetypal can refer to a constantly recurring symbol or motif in literature, painting or mythology. Ø “ A kind of literary anthropology ”-by Frye In dictionary meaning : => A typical idea.
  3. 3. =>Frye also uses the seasons in his archetypal schema and each season aligned with a literary genre.
  4. 4. 1. Spring. Ø Comedy is aligned with spring because the genre of comedy is characterized by the birth of the hero and spring is also symbolizes the defeat of winter and darkness. 2. Summer. Ø Romance is aligned with summer because summer is the Culmination of life in the seasonal Calender. 3. Autumn. Ø Tragedy is aligned with autumn because autumn is the dying stage of the seasonal calender and also known For the “ fall ” or demise of the protagonist. 4. Winter. Ø Satire is aligned with winter satire is a “ dark ” genre. Satire is a disillusioned and mocking form of three other genre. Ø Frye’s outlines five different spheres in his chema… Ø Human, animal, vegetation, mineral and water.
  5. 5. 1.The hero. Ø Hero is a one kind of a traps, picaresque and also doing something. For Examples….Hamlet, Macbeth. 2.The outcast. Ø Her or she has been cast out of Soiety and also be considered as achrist figure. For Examples…Pandvas, Rosalind in “ As You Like it “ Ø Simon From William Golding’s Ø “ The Lord of The Flies “.
  6. 6. 3.The Scapegoat. Ø Sometimes he / she goes wrong the test of protagonist and the he prove true at the end. For Examples…Snowball from George or well’s Ø “ Animal Farm “ – Tome Jones also. 4.The Star-Crossed Lovers. Ø This is the young couple joined by love but unexpectedly parted by fate. For Examples…William Shakespeare’s “ Romeo and Juliet ” Ø Another examples like….Heer-Ranjha, Tess and Angle.
  7. 7. 5.The shrew. Ø Some wife is always bettering her husband with verbal abuse. For examples…. Kanthapura in taming of shrew. 6.The Journey. Ø The uintessential journey archetype in Western Culture is arguably Homer’s Oddyssey.
  8. 8. 7.Femme Fatale. Ø Who is considered responsible for the fall of man.The Bible tell the story. For Examples…. Draupadi is responsible Mahabharata. Ø Another is Seeta and Surparnakha
  9. 9. Coclusion. Thus archetypal criticism deals with Myth and Rules and Regulations and also deals with old age.Archetypal Criticism also include various season’s and symbols of nature thus we can say that Archetypal Criticism is depend on Nature. Archetypal Criticism is criticized season’s and symbol so we can say that archetypal criticism is one type of critical theory.