Unformatted text preview: ← Trope # 3 • The love Square (or Hexagon, or Other Complicated Shape…) • Originated by: A midsummer Night’s Dream Why are tropes a good thing? • Tropes make it easy for an audience to relate to a story because we are conditioned to recognize and expect them. • Classical tropes are “safe”, and this familiarity can be a big box office draw. ← Why are tropes a bad thing? • Some critics view the use of classical tropes as lacking in creativity • Classical tropes like these can be interpreted as the only ”good” or “right” way to tell a story....
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- Spring '07
- Classical tropes, Juliet Trope