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a character struggles against some outside force: another character, society as a whole, or some natural force
a struggle that occurs when people with different cultural expectations or attitudes interact
the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author
a transition (in literary or theatrical works or films) to an earlier event or scene that interrupts the normal chronological development of the story
An author's use of hints or clues to suggest events that will occur later in the story, creates suspence
Unique combination of ideas, values, and beliefs that influences a writer's outlook on a topic.
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