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  • Novel Into Films: The Limits Of The Novel Into Films

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    space that is the actual image of the space where the narrative takes place and the diegetic space which is the mental space within the narrative space made up of the viewer's imagination. A keen observation of fiction and films simultaneously leads one to realise that there is a vast difference in the subtle elements that cause the forms of the two to differ. To expand this point let us take a look at the techniques of the narrative in both. While in the works of fiction, the narrator is almost

  • The novel Blindness

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    The novel Blindness The sinners dealt with in our past novels and the present novel Blindness empathetically been assigned the trait of ignorance. Thus, providing the root of sin and degration of lives, as relating to the treatment of people in the short story Somni in the novel Cloud Atlas. Focusing on Blindness, the ungreedy are horribly dealt

  • Dystopian Novels

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    including that of dystopian novels. Dystopian novels, like any other well-written novel, contain a strongly developed protagonist and a mysterious, controlling antagonist. Often, the author labels the government or leader of the corrupt society as the antagonist. The authors have a propensity to use the ignored social injustices in modern society and embellish them in a future society where they eventually lead to mankind’s demise. Frequently, the protagonist of the dystopian novel is the point of view

  • Novel Study

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    Biographical Information: Virginia Woolf, an English novelist and essayist, was born in 1882. Affected by mental instability for most of her life, Woolf would fall into deep periods of depression after the completion of each work. As a result, many of her novels include themes about death and oppression. Her struggle with her mental illnesses became too much for her, and she eventually committed suicide in 1941, when she was 59 years old. Author’s Style: In Mrs. Dalloway, all of the action, aside from the

  • Raja Rao's Novel In The Novel Of Raja Rao

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    Most of his life was dedicated to writing. Not many critics had the chance to find out that in actual fact, Rao’s work still remains mostly unexplored. When examining the Raja Rao Archives, I was not surprised to find out that at least seven or eight novels written throughout his life still remain unpublished. A similar scenario applies to hundreds of critical essays, talks, lectures, letters to several writers and politicians (such as Andre Malraux and Indira Gandhi), in English as well as in French

  • Novel Writing: Novel Designing: Snowflake Method

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    Novel Designing: Snowflake Method Writing is not so easy as it might seem, and writing a bestseller novel is even harder. Yet, there are a lot of methods which may work, and it is great to find the best fit. In this article, we will share with you one of the most popular methods used by successful fiction writers. This method is called Snowflake and this is a good way to organize your writing. What is fiction design and how to do it? Good fiction story requires design before writing, and without

  • John Steinbeck's Novels

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    John Steinbeck's Novels John Steinbeck is regarded as one of America's great novelist. His novels illustrate the lifestyle and times of America in the 1950s, during the post-Depression

  • Congo: The Novel and the Movie

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    Congo: The Novel and the Movie Congo was an astounding bestseller novel. It was a great fictional novel that took place in the depths of the Congo rainforest. The novel was later made into a movie. Both the novel and the movie were good, however, I prefer the novel. It just seemed like a more entertaining piece than the movie. This movie was based much upon the novel, but had many alternatives and a completely different ending than the novel. The first difference between the novel and the movie

  • The 19th Century Novel

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    The 19th Century Novel A Novel is defined as a long story about fictitious characters, written in prose as opposed to poetry. Novels were first written in the 18th Century so by the 19th Century, the novel, often in serialised form was an established form of entertainment which was also helped by the increased adult literacy rate over the whole of the 1800s. The idea of the novel had changed from being purely for the amusement of women to being available to a wider audience, covering a

  • Novels vs Films

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    The Webster's New World College dictionary (2005) defines novels as relatively long fictional prose narrative and films as a sequence of photographs projected on a screen in such a rapid succession that they create an optical illusion of movement (p.529 & p.988) . These two genres have been the main topic of an age old debate. The debate revolves around the question, which are better novels or films. People tend to have different opinions on whether books or movies tell a better story.The debate