Perspective Series: #7 Third-person omniscient narration

Perspective Series: #7 Third-person omniscient narration

Among the various Perspectives Series, we have written about First-person narration, Second-person, and Third-person.If you missed the article on Third-person limited narration, you could read the article on this type of Narration Perspective.However, there is another type of Perspective: Third-person omniscient narration. What is the Third-person omniscient narration? In general, in third-person narration, the story …

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Perspective Series: #6 Third-person limited narration

Perspective Series: #6 Third-person limited narration

In this series focusing on the figure of the author and the narrator, we have dealt with first-person and second-person narration.Now we continue our Perspective Series by talking about third-person narration. There are two types, and here we start with the first: third-person limited narration. What is the third-person limited narration? Third-person limited narration occurs …

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Perspective Series: #5 Second-person narration

Perspective Series: #5 Second-person narration

Among the various perspective techniques we presented in our Perspective Series, there is one called Second-person narration. The Second-person narration is one of those perspective techniques that characterize the writing of a story.It involves using the second person as the subject of the narrative. What is the Second-person narration? The Second-person narration is a narrative …

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Perspective Series: #4 Breaking the fourth wall

Perspective Series: #4 Breaking the fourth wall

Have you ever had one of the main characters address you directly in a book or a film? The Breaking the Fourth Wall technique, in addition to others of our “Perspective series“, is used by authors and directors to engage and surprise the audience. What does “Breaking the Fourth Wall” mean? The concept of Breaking …

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Perspective Series: #3 Stream of consciousness

Perspective Series: #3 Stream of consciousness

The following technique in our perspective series has to do with psychology: we talk about the stream of consciousness. In this sense, the author uses narrative and stylistic devices to create the sense of an unedited interior monologue. What is a Stream of Consciousness? The stream of consciousness is a narrative technique that consists of …

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Narrative Techniques Series: #18 MacGuffin

Narrative Techniques Series: #18 MacGuffin

Have you ever heard of the MacGuffin? MacGuffin is one of the most interesting and complex Narrative Techniques. Indeed, you have noticed this Narrative Technique in some books or films. We will explain in detail what it is and the characteristics of the MacGuffin Narrative Technique. What is the Narrative Technique of MacGuffin? It is …

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Narrative Techniques Series: #17 Eucatastrophe

Narrative Techniques Series: #17 Eucatastrophe

During our Narrative Technique Series, we have explained some well-known techniques and some lesser-known ones.However, the one in this article you may have heard of a few times or perhaps never even heard of. We are talking about the Narrative Technique of Eucatastrophe. What is the Narrative Technique of Eucatastrophe? It is a very particular …

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