Novel/Related Articles

From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is developing and not approved.
Main Article
Talk
Related Articles  [?]
Bibliography  [?]
External Links  [?]
Citable Version  [?]
 
A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Novel.
See also changes related to Novel, or pages that link to Novel or to this page or whose text contains "Novel".


Parent topics

  • Literature [r]: The profession of “letters” (from Latin litteras), and written texts considered as aesthetic and expressive objects. [e]


Subtopics

  • Crime fiction [r]: Novels and stories involving crime (mostly murder) and (usually) the search for the culprit(s). [e]
  • Gothic novel [r]: A form of fiction which became popular in England in the second half of the eighteenth century involving elements of the supernatural designed to give a pleasing frisson of terror to the reader. [e]
  • Historical novel [r]: A form of fiction which places its fictional characters in historical settings where they interact with the real people of the time. [e]
  • Science fiction [r]: A story-telling genre that presents alternatives to what is currently considered scientifically possible or that extrapolates from present-day knowledge. [e]

Other related topics

  • Icelandic sagas [r]: Medieval prose works relating stories, mostly concerning Iceland or the deeds of Icelanders. [e]
  • Romance literature [r]: A medieval verse or prose story concerning often concerning love or acts of chivalry in somewhat of a fantasy setting. [e]
  • Victorian Literature [r]: The British literature of Victoria's reign [e]