Unformatted text preview: historical novel also describes the atmosphere and mores of the
past setting in vivid detail + depplots the influence of those
historical races on the characters and events M.
"another category is the novel based on the mode of its narration
( ex . epistolary novel comprised of a series of letters between
" antinovel : a work that derives its effects from eschewing such
standard features of the genre as aherent plot , established setting,
and sustained character development
metafiction incorporated into the narrative the process by
which the author creates the work and the ways that the
reader responds to it .
because of its diversity and flexibility , the novel has emorg ed
as the most popular of the mayor literary genres
short story shares with the novel several characteristics of fiction , but .
It's more concentrated furm results in some crucial diff : a smaller cass
of charagers , It often focuses on : .
. simpler plot, usually centered on a singe mayor conflict
. limited depiction of setting
. more concentrated format , with descriptive details and dialogue
selected for max significance and impact of
. Edgar Allen Poe defined it as work that could be read in I
session of no mare than 2 hours + focused on creating " a
single effect "
Novella : falls between the novel and short story in both length
. ex . Herman Melville's Billy Budd (1890 ) , kate chopin's
ine Awakening (1899 )momdo ubemoor...
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- Fall '19