Writing style and how it has changed in 21st century online environments

The purpose of writing and communicating is to exchange or express ideas. Whether through academic writing or creative storytelling a documents sense of style is just as important as its subject matter. The style is what makes it effective, and it is what conveys the information in an appealing way. This essay looks at what … More Writing style and how it has changed in 21st century online environments

Narratives: reality, realism, and persuasion

Considering how realism is constructed in narratives is important in identifying how they persuade and how they might represent reality. This essay focuses on the theoretical approach narratology, which is the study of ‘how narratives make meaning’ (Barry 2009, p. 214). What follows is a comparison and analysis of some different styles of narrative, such … More Narratives: reality, realism, and persuasion