Corpus ID: 211131809

Eponymous Heroes and Protagonists –

  title={Eponymous Heroes and Protagonists –},
  author={Benjamin Krautter and Janis Pagel and N. Reiter and Marcus Willand},
  • Benjamin Krautter, Janis Pagel, +1 author Marcus Willand
  • Published 2019
  • Within literary studies, there is a coexistence of di erent perspectives on protagonists, heroes or main characters in dramatic texts, which provide di erent de nitions and strategies for the identi cation of those characters. Essentially, most of these de nitions can be translated into a set of machine-readable character traits. Characters that correspond to these traits may then be classi ed as protagonists of the drama in question, and be distinguished from other characters (e.g. minor… CONTINUE READING