Exploring The Many Literary Genres
Trying out something new can be a trying experience. Maybe you are traveling to a place you’ve never been to before, or you want to try out a new recipe. These experiences expose you to new events. Sticking to what you know will make you monotonous, so why not try something different. This way you will alter your life in various ways; emotionally, spiritually even physically.
Literature can expose you to different things. Literature is greatly influential and has been there from the ancient times to now. There are different types of literature. That is: Political, mythical, fantastical and educational. Through literature someone experiences a new reality.
The history of literature is long, and before it was in sentence forms it was a story told orally. Through time it was written on tablets and papers to keep the stories from being forgotten. There has been a lot of debate on when the first novel was written, this is, however, not as important as how it progressed throughout history. The Romantic period turned into Victorian literature and it slowly changed to Realism. It was followed by the Beat Generation, Modernism and Post Modernism, the genre we have today.
Starting a new genre can be quite tiring and hard. It’s difficult to stray away from what someone is familiar with and they would rather not change. There are many genres and in order to make the best of this, it’s wise to know of the different genres.
If you are looking for a laugh then Comedy genre is what you need. There are two types of comedy. A comedy can either be fictional or comedic. Researching and reading reviews will help to determine what you like. This way you will get something that suits you.
Horror genre is not everyone’s piece of pie. The books are, however, less horrific compared to what is depicted by Hollywood. They give off a more gothic vibe. Horror has other genre but the main ones are classics and everything horror.
Thriller genre is more complicated. The thriller genre has various elements that it needs to grasp such as; cohesiveness, excitement, and understanding. If they don’t follow this they fall short.
Bildungsroman genre is the kind of story that talks about a person male or female who is growing up psychologically or morally. The main character has to find the answers to life’s difficult question.
Erotica genre explore human sexuality. It has become known in the world of fiction and it’s based on fetishes such as anal companions. In order to find your best pick it’s a smart move to research online, this way you get to choose what you like.
Classic genre can be tiring. This is because the books are written in old English and they are heavy and large.