Essays Tagged: "narrative elements"

Discussion on Noel Carroll's account of the monster and its role in horror films.

Although Carroll himself admits that horror film audiences are attracted primarily by the narrative elements of the films they consume, and not by the slimy, distasteful monster that in fact ...

(2 pages) 68 1 4.0 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Romeo and Juliet.

this play through-out the years and it has been adapted in many different ways. When comparing the narrative elements of the most recent Romeo and Juliet film, directed by Baz Luhrmann, to the origin ... , written by William Shakespeare, there are many similarities and differences to be noted.The first narrative element to be compared is the setting. The film and play's settings are similar yet differ ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

The awakening

gKate Chopin's The Awakening is a literary work full of symbolism. Birds, clothes, houses and other narrative elements are powerful symbols which add meaning to the novel and to the characters. I will ... ted in Chopin's literary work.BIRDSThe images related to birds are the major symbolic images in the narrative from the very beginning of the novel:"A green and yellow parrot, which hung in a cage outs ...

(7 pages) 92 2 3.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Symbolism in Kate Chopin's "The Awakening"

Kate Chopin's The Awakening is a literary work full of symbolism. Birds, clothes, houses and other narrative elements are powerful symbols which add meaning to the novel and to the characters. I will ... ted in Chopin's literary work.BIRDSThe images related to birds are the major symbolic images in the narrative from the very beginning of the novel:"A green and yellow parrot, which hung in a cage outs ...

(7 pages) 61 0 2.5 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Literature, Values and Social Change- Narrative Elements: Discuss the narrative elements of Tom Wayman's work titled "The Country of Everyday: Literary Criticism"

Narrative ElementsSometimes a piece of work or written word touches the soul of a reader so much tha ... f a reader so much that rules no longer count or matter. This assignment is supposed to discuss the narrative elements of two essays or poems. The elements to be discussed are between a piece of ficti ...

(3 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

No sugar

strength of the Aboriginal culture and people in coping with these attitudes. Davis has manipulated narrative and theatrical elements such as characterization, symbol and costume within No Sugar in or ... ments and the personal and communal memories of the Aboriginal people in order to create a dramatic narrative that presents the Aboriginal point of view.The text targets a black and white audience, ho ...

(7 pages) 32 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

the narrative structure of public enemy by wellma

been described as a poorly plotted but well told. Assess this claim through discussing two or more narrative elements and the extent to which they lack classical narrative motivation.From the ori ... dually directors (particularly in America) developed a formula which became the Classical Hollywood Narrative this style influenced many people who go to see films and those who make them. They mainly ...

(6 pages) 35 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Margaret Atwood; Cat's Eye Analysis- Refraction and Self

ssues in the novel in relation to this statement, paying particular attention to the techniques and narrative elements used to show this.Our commonsense explanations of the world are based on the abso ... ept of absolutes, fixed/knowable identities, and common truths through various techniques. She uses narrative elements to proffer her ideas, such as autobiographical writing to encourage us to questio ...

(6 pages) 3289 0 1.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

A Study of The Secret River by Kate Granville

to various conflicts existing in society. Grenville's The Secret River through the effective use of narrative elements such as characterization, use of language, point of view and plotline, examines t ... n lead to. Interpersonal conflicts between characters are examined through the effective use of the narrative element characterization. For example, William Thornhill and his wife Sarah Thornhill (Sal ...

(3 pages) 26 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers