Man vs. Nature
By kated, Updated
This is an example of the literary conflict Man vs. Nature (also called Individual vs. Nature or Person vs. Nature) in which the protagonist must overcome a natural element (weather or animals) to meet his goal.
MAN VS. NATURE The hero must overcome a force of nature to meet his goal.
I'm going to defeat the _______ that's been terrorizing my town!
I know it's somewhere in these dark woods...
Nature can be a force of nature (like a storm, earthquake, or difficult climate) OR an animal from nature.
You leave my town alone, beast!
In literature, the hero sometimes meets his goal, but sometimes is defeated.
Explore Our Articles and Examples
Try Our Other Websites!
Photos for Class
– Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos! (It Even Cites for You!
– Easily Make and Share Great Looking Rubrics!