Our Twisted Hero

Page 1 of 33 - About 326 essays
  • Twisted Heroes In Our Twisted Hero

    1019 Words  | 5 Pages

    Terrorism, one of the most twisted causes in the world, yet it is seen as heroic to some people. When considering cultural ways of viewing heros, we generally put them on the highest pedestals for what they do. They are seen as admirable and an image people strive to be. But, a twisted hero is not someone who is put on that pedestal. They are not admired and look upon as great. By definition twisted means unpleasantly, or unhealthily abnormal. Also, if you just think about it, twisted is something grotesque

  • The Twisted Hero In Our Twisted Hero By Yi Munyol

    829 Words  | 4 Pages

    deceptive façade. Soon enough, talk about our coach died down and we started chatting about other things like school and personal hobbies. In hindsight, my softball experience was a blessing in disguise. My first coach was pretty twisted, in the sense that he always yelled at us, but I will believe it made us better and he will always be an unsung hero to me. Our Twisted Hero by Yi Munyol illustrates that there are many interpretations on how a twisted hero can be defined and what characteristics

  • Characterism In Our Twisted Hero By Yi Munyol

    1119 Words  | 5 Pages

    season and life with their oxygen that fills our lungs. Nevertheless, the entanglement of their arms and height encourage an idea of fright and intimidation, making trees one of the many twisted structures that allows people to function and prosper in existence. Merriam Webster defines the crooked word of twisted as mentally or emotionally unsound or disturbed, giving synonyms like sick and cruel-minded. Merriam Webster also explains the idea of a hero as a person admired for achievements and noble

  • Characterism In Our Twisted Hero, By Yi Munyol

    904 Words  | 4 Pages

    Twisted Hero Essay Terrorism, one of the most twisted causes in the world, is seen as heroic to a some people. And when considering cultural ways of viewing heros, we generally put them on the highest pedestals for what they do. They are seen as admirable and an image people strive to be. But, a twisted hero is not some who is put on that pedestal. They are not admired and look upon as great. By definition twisted means unpleasantly, or unhealthily abnormal. Also, if you just think about it,

  • Our Twisted Hero : The Idead Hero

    1426 Words  | 6 Pages

    “I think a hero is any person really intent on making this a better place for all people.” A simple quote from Maya Angelou on her definition of a hero supports what I believe a hero is personally. Twisted Hero, as defined by a simple Google search, is an individual who is idealized for outstanding achievements and courageous acts, yet has an unhealthy warped mindset. Often when we think of a hero, we see a war veteran or a local firefighter, similar to what Maya Angelou believed. To the students

  • Our Twisted Hero Analysis

    314 Words  | 2 Pages

    In Korean culture, a hero is the best contender in leading the team, Korea, to victory, such that the citizens are willing to resign some of their liberties to provide a better chance at winning for the common welfare. This is demonstrated in Yi Munyol’s Our Twisted Hero through Han’s description of Om Sokdae and his blind trust from the teacher in the eyes of the class after Han’s failed attempt at driving a wedge between Sokdae and the teacher: “With Sokdae overseeing our planting project, we recorded

  • Om As A Tragic Hero

    821 Words  | 4 Pages

    Many words come to one’s mind when they hear the word hero. In particular, a common phrase associated with hero is “With great power comes great responsibility”, although not all heroes seem to follow this moral guideline. Those kinds of people are the twisted heroes, the ones who contain the traits necessary to be deemed the “hero” status, but alter them in a way that gives them a slight advantage in life. What makes these twisted ones significant is how they abuse their environment and peers to

  • A Twisted Hero Definition

    914 Words  | 4 Pages

    A twisted hero is someone who demonstrates great leadership skills, manipulation tactics, and can lead a group of people to success, but does it in a warped or unethical manner. This is because someone who is twisted is, by definition, warped or has an unhealthy way of thinking. However, a hero is defined as a person who is admired or idealized for their courage, noble qualities, and outstanding achievements. They are perceived as mighty protectors and great leaders who can do amazing acts. They

  • Characterism In Our Twisted Hero By Yi Munyol

    1028 Words  | 5 Pages

    Webster defines the crooked word of twisted as mentally or emotionally unsound or disturbed, giving synonyms like sick and cruel-minded. Merriam Webster also explains the idea of a hero as a person admired for achievements and noble qualities, and/or one who shows great courage. While agreeing with these denotations, twisted can have several different interpretations based on a person’s perspective. Factors that may change a person’s views on who or what is “twisted” are often his or her ideology, cultural

  • Why Did Ray Kroc Use Violence In Our Twisted Hero?

    436 Words  | 2 Pages

    can become a successful class president. That’s just not realistic. That’s like saying you need to eat your pet to own it. So with all this fantasy conceptualization, how am I supposed to envelope just how much this question is abused through Our Twisted Hero? Throughout the book, Om Sokdae, a class monitor, utilizes violence and scare tactics to maintain his power. Even with his aggressive take on things, rebellion is prominent in all societies, no matter how big or small. Not everyone is blind to

Previous
Page12345678933