April 7, 2016 by admin_name
I2Q April 2016 Editorial
Predictability in stories is one of the most widely debatted topics for fans and storytellers alike. Movies and books get criticized for it and writers can get censured for not having it. Some litterary masterpieces avoid it altogether with tools like deus ex machina (such as the case in Euripides´ Medea). I understand that it´s sometimes not always easy to find the unconventional, shocking or message revealing twists and turns of a story without predictability. People expect a certain amount of it and can even be disappointed at its absence.
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