Why do you think the “bad guys” are sometimes more interesting?
Good villain’s make a story interesting. Why do you think the “bad guys” are sometimes more interesting than the heroes or heroines? What is the source of their appeal? Explain. Examine some of the villains (at least three—more if you’d like) that we encountered in our readings. How are the scoundrels different from each other? What makes them unique? Do they share any similarities? Explain. Do any of the villains develop relationships or bond with their victims in any way? If so, how? What motivates these evil-doers? Explain. How do they seem to feel about themselves, and how do you know? Explain. Which villain fascinates you the most, and why?