Recent posts tagged realism


Larger Than Life And Twice As Unreal

How not all fiction has to be "realistic" to be affective, and how new aesthetic standards can follow from that.


The Fantasticks (And The Realisticks) Dept.

It's the real, not just the fantastic, that is most alluring in a fantasy.


Reality Is What Doesn't Go Away When You Stop Believing In It Dept.

More about escapism.

Reality ... What A Concept Dept.

On the canard of "Reality is just so interesting, why would you want to escape it?"


Closing The Mind's Eye Dept.

Is "reality" in entertainment overrated?

See other realism posts for 2012