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Beowulf is a Universal Poem

Why is Beowulf a universal poem? The Old English epic poem Beowulf carries a number of universal themes of human behavior: good versus evil, heroic deeds as a reflection of personal glory, and the personification of raw, deadly emotions such as envy, greed and pride through the characters. The hero for whom the untitled poem …

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