Criminal Ethics. The Anti-Hero's Transformations in TV Series

Andrea Bernardelli

Abstract


The aim of my essay is to show how in recent TV series the figure of a negative protagonist, a sort of tragic hero, has emerged. This atypical protagonist figure highlights the issue of the viewer’s allegiance from an ethical point of view. A possible answer to this question should be found in the perspective of the narrative ethics as outlined by Ricoeur and McIntyre.


Keywords


Narratology; Antihero; Tv Series; Media Ethics; Television

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