May 11, 2016Dramatica Analysis Of Pitch Perfect
While short and sweet, the narrative still functions as a complete story.
March 31, 2016Why Do The Position Of Throughlines Determine Main Character Growth?
Dramatica is a relativistic model. Understand that and you will understand most of Dramatica.
Ex Machina: The Narrative Code Hidden Within the Machine
In order to unlock the thematic message locked deep inside a story, both Author and analyst must maintain an objective point-of-view.
The Essential Ingredients of Every Complete Story
Instead of relying on taste, Authors should look to what they have to work with in order to create the most delicious story.
How To Tell If Your Main Character Faces Overwhelming Or Surmountable Odds
Understanding the science behind narrative opens up the channels of communication between Author and Audience.
Using Dramatica To Assess Narratives In The Real World
By understanding the structural and dynamic appreciations of narrative, the storytellers of today can be masters of their own destinies.
Dramatica And The Importance Of Relationships
The key to really getting Dramatica is to understand that it is all about the narrative relationships the theory models.
Development of Character Arc
All growth is not transformative; sometimes a character stands fast to their resolve in order to change the world around them.
Every Character Should Have An Arc
But not every character should necessarily change--an idea that runs contrary to the prevailing wisdom in modern storytelling.