Epic and Romance: Beowulf, the Nibelungenlied, and Le Morte Darthur

2)    It has been said that one of the principle differences between early medieval heroic epic – Beowulf being a key example of the genre – and medieval Romance is that whereas in the former characters do not change, the latter focuses on the psychological transformation of major characters.  Based on your comparison of the three texts (Beowulf, the Nibelungenlied, and Le Morte Darthur) , do you think this is true?

 

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