What's new
  • Announcing New Ownership at Home Theater Forum. Learn More

What Type of Literary Criticism Should I Use For LOTR? (1 Viewer)

Andrew_Sch

Senior HTF Member
Joined
Dec 30, 2001
Messages
2,153
I have to do a literary-criticism-type-thing for LOTR and I need to decide on the type of criticism by Friday. Right now, I'm considering historical, sociological, and mythological (archetypal) criticism. Which one would you all reccomend that I use?
 

Leila Dougan

Screenwriter
Joined
Mar 27, 2002
Messages
1,352
I think those would all be fascinating, particularly the mythological criticism. Are you planning on writing about all three books? If so, that would make for quite a lengthy paper ;)
 

Users who are viewing this thread

Forum Sponsors

Forum statistics

Threads
352,603
Messages
4,990,797
Members
143,294
Latest member
MJL
Recent bookmarks
0
Top