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Star Wars as a Western- Essay Prompts

Star Wars as a Western- Essay Prompts
After studying stock characters and archetypes of the (traditional) Western, students can view scenes from Star Wars IV: A New Hope, noting corresponding characters, archetypes, setting, action, etc. Following this and class discussion, these prompts can be handed out for an extended analysis. One prompt also covers/includes the hero's cycle (monomyth).

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Star Wars as a Western- Essay Prompts