Telling Stories about Strategies: A Narratological Approach to Marketing Planning
Barry Ardley1, University of Lincoln
“…. a man is always a teller of tales, he lives surrounded by his stories and the stories of others, he sees everything that happens through them”… (Sartre 2000, p61)
Choose three of the short mystery stories we have studied. In the three you have chosen write about how successful the authors have been in describing the creation of atmosphere, memorable characters and vivid settings.
We have been studying four mystery stories, written before 1900. ‘The Beryl
The short stories "The Snows of Kilimanjaro" and "The Short Happy Life of Francis Mocomber" were both written by world renowned author Ernest Hemingway. The two stories are written completely unrelated to each other; however, both stories have vast similarities in the time and place in which
THEMES OF FILIPINO KOMIKS SHORT STORIES:
A CONTENT ANALYSIS
This study is a content analysis of the various themes, sub-themes and the types of endings contained in the short stories in Filipino comic books, thereafter referred to in its vernacular form, "komiks."
The study sampled
Short stories started to gain popularity after the industrial revolution; as printing became more widespread it was much easier to get a short story published in a newspaper or magazine. The advantage of a short story over a novel is that it manages to hold the readers attention, as the short story
Short Stories of F.Scott Fitzgerald and Hemingway
Throughout the past two weeks, I had the opportunity to read The classical short stories of Ernest Hemingway and The Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Hemingway has a distinctive writing technique that is very different from F. Scott Fitzger
Whether reading a short story or a poem, there is always a story to be found within. The authors of these stories are able to capture readers through the use of characterization, rhythm, and setting throughout their narrative. It is imagination that allows the reader of these literary forms to be ab
Q. What makes a story interesting and effective for you?
What have you learned about short story writing from your reading?
Recently our class has read a series of short stories, from authors writing to both entertain and intrigue you. Mainly reading from Roald Dahl’s well-known book ‘Tales
Successful Relationships and Short Stories
A successful relationship is the Holy Grail in life for most people. We are
constantly searching and striving to attain that bond with someone with out
fully understanding the components involved in making it happen. In a time of
serial monogamy, marriag
An Analysis of Hawthorne's Short Stories
In many of Nathaniel Hawthorne's short stories, he creates characters
with either a malicious or evil feature to relay to the reader a more
allegorical meaning. Many would say he targets woman without justification.
Therefore a reader may interpret
Disjunction vs. Communion in Raymond Carver's Short Stories
Raymond Carver, poet, essayist, and short story writer, was very
different from some other writers in that he clipped his writing until only the
essential remained. " Carver not only acknowledged the effect that fiction
Two Short Stories Of Awareness Beyond Oneself:"Araby" And "A Sunrise On The Veld""Araby" by James Joyce and "A Sunrise On The Veld" by Doris Lessing are both short stories in which theprotagonists gained a consciousness that was beyond themselves. The main characters are both initiatedinto new reali
James Joyce, a most prestigious author of many titles, has incorporated into his works many different thoughts, life experiences, as well as themes. Those three things that he used in his works I believe are what made him the awesome author he is today. The main focus of this paper is to inform you
Ernest Hemingway has written many books, which have heralded him as a great author, but there is one novel that seems to have questions swirling about it, In Our Time. In this novel the main character is in question, you are unable to tell right away whether the chapters/stories are linked together
In the two short stories, "The Free Radio" and "Everything Rises Must
Converge," the main characters of each story have to make many important
decisions/choices. The choices that are made change how other characters see the main
character as well as how they react to them.
In the sho
Comparative analysis of two stories : "My brother's keeper " " and Do angels wear brassieres?"
The two short stories that I am comparing are " My brother's keeper" by Geoffrey
Philp and " Do angels wear brassieres?" by Olive Senior. "My brother's keeper" talked
about history ,race , id
How Discrimination is a Major Theme in the Short Stories.
How Discrimination is a Major Theme in the Short Stories.
The trait of discrimination is the basis for the stories, Harrison Bergeron, after you my dear Alphonse, and Lottery. Discrimination is when someone is hated or acted upon
Women of the Nineteenth Century: Relating protagonists in two short stories
The short stories, A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner and A New England Nun by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, both contain analogous regional attitudes resulting in similar outcomes for the protagonists of each story. The a
Racism in Short Stories
This is an essay i wrote for English Literature. My examples are from two short stories The Test', and After You My Dear Alphonse'.
A Race is a population of humans distinguished from other humans. The most noticeable way to distinguish between races is by
From the weekend fishing trips to complete hatred and denial, father-son relationships can be characterized by many good and bad experiences. After reading the two short stories "Powder" by Tobias Wolff and "If the River was Whiskey" by T.C. Boyle, which both feature father-son relationships that ar