The Situation and the Story by Vivian Gornick

1st October, 2010 - Posted by Christine Perrin - No Comments

I’m rereading Vivan Gornick’s book “The Situation and the Story” for an honor’s thesis that I’m advising. Gornick does a great of job of articulating these two parts that present in every great work of literature. She defines each this way “the situation is the context or circumstance, sometimes the plot; the story is the » Read More