Genres: An Introduction DVD


SKU: DC986737
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 17
Copyright: 2001

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Marc Record

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Introduce basic genres and show how they provide contexts for characters in fiction. Through insightful vignettes, students will learn ways to identify the different genres and will realize that understanding genres is an essential part of text analysis. Students will see and hear examples and thoughtful discussions about epics, tragedies, comedies, romances, science fiction, realism, and other genres. The program also explains that genres are elements of film and music and will help viewers learn to recognize genres in their favorite movies and songs.