UNIT 6 IRISH MYTHS & LEGENDS

https://presspack.rte.ie/2016/11/03/bernard-dunnes-mythical-heroes-new-series/

PART 1 ARCHETYPAL CHARACTERS

http://mythcreants.com/blog/the-eight-character-archetypes-of-the-heros-journey/

http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/ArchetypalCharacter

http://www.englit.org/eiland_shared/critical/mythicons.htm

EXAMPLES – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JUs1Qj11E14

PART 2 IRISH HEROES – CÚ CHULAINN & FIONN MACCUMHAILL

CÚ CHULAINN

http://www.lashgoleor.ie/hurls_for_sale/cu_chulainn.html

http://www.askaboutireland.ie/learning-zone/primary-students/looking-at-places/louth/cuchulainn/

http://www.ancient-origins.net/myths-legends/irish-story-and-legend-cu-chulainn-002150

FIONN MACCUMHAILL

http://www.ireland-information.com/articles/fionnmaccumhaill.htm

http://thewildgeese.irish/profiles/blogs/the-legend-fionn-mac-cunhaill

http://bardmythologies.com/characters/

PART 2B TYPICAL LEGEND THEMES

http://www.colorq.org/articles/article.aspx?d=2005&x=lore

http://www.gradesaver.com/mythology/study-guide/themes

THE MATRIX – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8e-FF8MsqU

SUPERMAN – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWHyvubVdPA

SHREK – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W37DlG1i61s

BRAVEHEART – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wj0I8xVTV18

STAR WARS (THE FORCE AWAKENS) – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sGbxmsDFVnE

IRISH LEGENDS – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_mythology

http://www.toptenz.net/top-10-irish-myths-and-legends.php

PART 3A WHY WE CREATE MYTHS & LEGENDS

http://myths.e2bn.org/about/info273-why-were-the-stories-told.html

https://www.writersstore.com/how-the-great-myths-and-legends-were-created/

PART 3B THE OTHERWORLD

http://www.timelessmyths.com/celtic/celtworld.html#Irish

https://www.adf.org/articles/cosmology/otherworld.html

LIST OF IRISH MYTHOLOGICAL CREATURES –

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Irish_mythological_figures

PART 4 LABHRAIDH LOINGSEACH

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Labraid_Loingsech

http://irishimbasbooks.com/irish-folklore-the-truth-behind-the-king-with-horses-ears/

 

PART 5 CHILDREN OF LIR & TÍR NA NÓG

CHILDREN OF LIR

http://irelandofthewelcomes.com/the-children-of-lir/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Children_of_Lir

TÍR NA NÓG

http://irelandofthewelcomes.com/tir-na-nog/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/T%C3%ADr_na_n%C3%93g

iii. CHRISITIANITY & IRISH LEGENDS – www.dochara.com/irish/christianity/