Detective comedy 3: Getting the job
Story - Narrative
Middle years and up
first person narration
control of information
triggers and reactions
- Examining detective genre tropes, such as getting the job.
- This lesson continues the examination of blending of detective and comedy genres in 'The Falcon's Malteser', focussing on getting the job and tropes such as observational (and judgemental) descriptions of characters. We rewrite the passage looking at each of these details, and end with a checkpoint piece.