Oral Presentation on a Popular Fiction Genre Due June 5th or June 12th
Please research your assigned popular genre and prepare a 5-7 minute presentation to share with the class.
Genres to be discussed on 6/5:
The Gothic Novel
The Dime Novel
The Penny Dreadful
Pulp Magazines and Pulp Fiction
The Romance Novel
Genres to be discussed on 6/12:
The Novel of Manners
The Courtship Novel
In your presentation please address the following questions:
What are the components of the genre? How is the genre defined?
Where and when did the genre originate?
Who is the intended audience of this genre?
What does a representative book of this genre look like?
Please post one or several images or links in the comments section below!