The Hidden Camera R9 Point of View--Fiction
Zee Target I can analyze a point of view which requires distinguishing double meaning with little information given. I can analyze a point of view which requires distinguishing double meaning. I can analyze a point of view which is directly stated and understand that there is a second meaning.
Just think… 1 accident, 5 points of view
Point of View • Who tells the story • Language used: • First • Second • Third • Knowledge shared: • Objective: narrator never shares anything about what the characters think or feel • Limited: narrator shares inner thoughts and feelings of one character • Omniscient: narrator knows everything about all characters
Why Care? Narrators influence how we view the characters and events of a story Narrators aren’t always truthful Narrators sometimes have hidden meanings and agendas
Practice What point of view is used in The Scarlet Letter? How do you know? How might that influence how we feel about the characters?