Search Results for realistic fiction

 
Non-Realistic Fiction

Non-Realistic Fiction. .... Needless to say, the trend toward non-realistic fiction during the 1960s and 1970s provokes Wolfe's disdain. ....

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Nathaniel Hawthorne Stories

.... Although realistic fiction, historical fiction, science fiction, and fantasy all "describe present reality," they differ in the strategies they embrace in ....

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Benito Perez Galdos

.... Perez Galdos’ fiction was realistic and a counter-movement to the romanticism that largely dominated most 19th century Spanish fiction, “During the latter ....

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Issues in Fantastic Literature

.... Scholes and Rabkin note, for example, that realistic fiction and determinedly unrealistic fiction developed in the same period of time but that the unrealistic ....

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Misogyny in John Steinbeck's Books

.... 1930s. The controversial novel was received not only as realistic fiction but as a moving document of social protest. He continued ....

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James Joyce & Vladimir Nabokov

.... in the Portrait was the use of "elevated language and the experience of a grimy reality with its material details" to create a realistic fiction that was like ....

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Joyce & Nabokov on Exile

.... in the Portrait was the use of "elevated language and the experience of a grimy reality with its material details" to create a realistic fiction that was like ....

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Selected American Literature

.... America's realistic fiction in the last half of the nineteenth century reveals a variety of distinctive styles within the genre, but on the whole a concern for ....

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The Lone Ranger & Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

.... is difficult for this reader to see what especially differentiates Alexie from other negativistic (or starkly realistic) young writers of fiction, aside from ....

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Realism in Fiction

.... Hereafter by Russell Banks is an excellent example of a realistic story that .... a singular storytelling device and lends verisimilitude to the fiction, much the ....

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"A Simple Heart"

.... his novel Madame Bovary, which was based on a true incident that happened in a nearby town, Flaubert tried to create a new realistic kind of fiction that had ....

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Female Asian-Americans and Fiction

.... paper is a consideration of issues raised in two works of fiction by female .... novelist, drawing on her own work experience to provide a realistic environment for ....

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Willa Cather's Woman Centered Fiction The significance of the ...

.... from the fact that she gives realistic voice to the emotional and psychological concerns of women. By placing women at the center of her fiction, Cather brings ....

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Male & Female Images in Fiction

.... The number of different societies producing fiction indicating how males are dominant and .... This story is not realistic but involves a fantasy and is structured ....

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Rebellious Youthful Characters in British Fiction

.... of the collection is considered a masterpiece of short fiction and tells .... Greene visualizes Pinkie in realistic detail, but his metaphorical language elevates ....

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Scientific Paradigm in Literature

.... If science fiction turns realism upon itself to view events and character through a scientific filter, realistic literary fiction and its successors presume ....

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Minimalism in Contemporary Short Fiction

.... does not take any moral stand on their outcome, as traditional fiction does .... moral vision, the style of Ann Beattie is defensibly realistic, conversational, and ....

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THE DREYFUS AFFAIR & THE THIRD REPUBLIC

.... fiercely Republican, invited the celebrated novelist Emile Zola, who had incurred the wrath of the right and the Church by his realistic fiction depicting the ....

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Red Badge of Courage: An analysis

.... produced for Grub Street to surviveàwho wanted toàsay something larger about human natureàCrane did so in fiction by creating realistic individuals, just as ....

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Edgar Rice Burroughs created the best-known Afric

.... The Romantic era took place a century before, and Burroughs was writing with romantic sensibilities in a more realistic literary age. His fiction harks back to ....

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Edgar Rice Burroughs and Tarzan

.... The Romantic era took place a century before, and Burroughs was writing with romantic sensibilities in a more realistic literary age. His fiction harks back to ....

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Mysteries and Detection

.... 78) maintains of the characters in HammettÆs hardboiled detective fiction, ôRather than .... In an effort to create realistic conflict, the protagonist and others ....

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Mysteries and Detection

.... 78) maintains of the characters in HammettÆs hardboiled detective fiction, ôRather than .... In an effort to create realistic conflict, the protagonist and others ....

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James Joyce & Modernism

.... and almost summarizes the chief developments in modern fiction: the paradox of .... a kind of Einsteinian fourth dimension," carrying the realistic method further ....

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James Joyce

.... and almost summarizes the chief developments in modern fiction: the paradox of .... a kind of Einsteinian fourth dimension,ö carrying the realistic method further ....

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Character of Bigger Thomas in Native Son

.... Jung himself made an important distinction between realistic works of fiction (using realistic as a general rather than a critical term) and what he called ....

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Paris and Vienna as Cultural Centers

.... Frenz, 1973, p. 197). This realistic approach to fiction was a strong influence on later naturalist writers. For example, Guy de ....

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Women and the City Literature

.... makeup a vital part in the following four works of modern American fiction: Nathanial West .... The dialogue is realistic and gritty as is the portrayal of the often ....

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Analysis of The Maltese Falcon and Contempt

.... and fell separately." As the elements of detective fiction and film .... Painfully realistic and psychologically devastating, the arguments are emblematic of the ....

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Arthur C. Clarke

.... Among his most famous science fiction writings, is the classic 2001: A Space Odyssey .... inferior to that which made him, as opposed to such realistic notions that ....

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