Name: Date: Period: PreAP English 9: Unit 1—Archetype Assignment An archetype is the original pattern or model from which all things of the same kind are copied or on which they are based; a model or first form; prototype. There are 3 common types of archetypes: Situation Archetype, Character Archetype, and Symbolic Archetype. Using The Lion King, complete the chart below in preparation for a class discussion. If you do not have the tape/DVD, it is easily located online. DEFINITION SITUATION: The Quest The Journey The Task The Initiation The Fall Death and Rebirth The Battle between Good & Evil CHARACTER OR SITUATIION FROM THE LION KING EVIDENCE CHARACTER: The Hero The Initiates Mentors Father-Son Conflict Loyal Retainers Devil Figure In a well-developed paragraph, discuss how The Lion King exemplifies, the hero cycle as seen in epic poetry.