Simpleton’s Guide to Pride and Prejudice

Tweet Speak Poetry created this nifty guide to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice! Feel free to click on the image to make it bigger.

The Shape of Archetypal Stories

Do formulas exist in the stories we read? Kurt Vonnegut believed so and he suggests these formulas help an author build a story and help an audience identify with a story or helps them analyze it. Maya Eilam created this interesting infographic regarding Vonnegut’s theories about archetypal stories.

In this short lecture, Vonnegut explains his theory. As a reader or author do you agree with his assessment?