History PlayingWith / WhatDoYouMeanItsNotDidactic

23rd Jan '14 7:35:25 AM V_Phantom
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* '''Averted''': The audience treats the story as it was written: JustForFun.

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* '''Averted''': '''Averted''':
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The audience treats the story as it was written: JustForFun.
23rd Jan '14 6:44:31 AM theAdeptRogue
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* '''Inverted''':
** The story is JustForFun and treated as such.
** The story in question is [[{{Anvilicious}} meant to be]] didactic and treated as such.
** The story is didactic (maybe even to the point of being {{Anvilicious}}), but treated as though written JustForFun.

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* '''Inverted''':
** The story is JustForFun and treated as such.
** The story in question is [[{{Anvilicious}} meant to be]] didactic and treated as such.
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'''Inverted''': The story is didactic (maybe even to the point of being {{Anvilicious}}), but treated as though written JustForFun.


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** The story in question is [[{{Anvilicious}} meant to be]] didactic and treated as such.
26th Oct '13 12:13:43 AM VPhantom
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* '''Deconstructed''': [[DeathOfTheAuthor The Death of the Author]]. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.

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* '''Deconstructed''': [[DeathOfTheAuthor The Death {{Death of the Author]].Author}}. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.
25th Oct '13 9:36:09 PM Atha
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* '''Deconstructed''': [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_the_Author The Death of the Author]]. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.

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* '''Deconstructed''': [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_the_Author [[DeathOfTheAuthor The Death of the Author]]. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.
4th Apr '13 11:27:07 PM Lullabee
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Ms. Troper gives her English class a reading assignment which they'll think is deep and symbolic to keep them busy so they'll shut up.
2nd Mar '13 9:35:52 PM VPhantom
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* '''Played For Drama''': The book is actually a secret prophetic book with information [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt relevant to]] TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture. Only those who can decipher the symbolism and tropes in the book will gain the knowledge they need to survive/warn people/etc, and this is a race against time.

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* '''Played For Drama''': Drama''':
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The book is actually a secret prophetic book with information [[TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt relevant to]] TwentyMinutesIntoTheFuture. Only those who can decipher the symbolism and tropes in the book will gain the knowledge they need to survive/warn people/etc, and this is a race against time.



%%* '''Deconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
2nd Mar '13 8:54:09 PM MsChibiForgotHerPassword
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** GoingCosmic, or its smaller-scale cousin ContemplateOurNavels.
6th Jan '13 7:43:20 AM TropeEater
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* '''Exaggerated''': The story is PornWithoutPlot, and yet is regarded and treated as deep and meaningful.

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* '''Exaggerated''': The story story's sole purpose is PornWithoutPlot, RuleOfCool, and yet is regarded and treated as deep and meaningful.
6th Jan '13 7:42:42 AM TropeEater
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* '''Exaggerated''': The story is little more than IKEAErotica, and yet is regarded and treated as deep and meaningful.

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* '''Exaggerated''': The story is little more than IKEAErotica, PornWithoutPlot, and yet is regarded and treated as deep and meaningful.
28th Dec '12 3:46:15 PM VPhantom
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* '''Played Straight''': The reader sees all sorts of symbols, motifs, and [[AnAesop aesops]]
* '''Exaggerated''': The story is little more than IKEAErotica, and yet is regarded and treated as deep and meaningful.

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* '''Played Straight''': '''Straight''': The reader sees all sorts of symbols, motifs, and [[AnAesop aesops]]
aesops]]
* '''Exaggerated''': The story is little more than IKEAErotica, and yet is regarded and treated as deep and meaningful.



** There are [[TropesAreNotBad symbols and motifs used in the telling of the story]], and one can find AnAesop in almost any story.

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** There are [[TropesAreNotBad symbols and motifs used in the telling of the story]], and one can find AnAesop in almost any story.



** The story in question is [[{{Anvilicious}} meant to be]] didactic and treated as such.

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** The story in question is [[{{Anvilicious}} meant to be]] didactic and treated as such.



* '''Deconstructed''': [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_the_Author The Death of the Author]]. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.
* '''Reconstructed''': While stories can take on meaning beyond what the author intended, that they emerge from the writing is due to conscious or subconscious effort from the writer. Someone can create a simple work and intend it to be simple, and it could have deeper meaning, and they can both be right.

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* '''Deconstructed''': [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_the_Author '''Parodied''': A [[IKEAErotica badly-written]] PornWithoutPlot {{Fanfiction}} is the subject of an English assignment and has its own Spark Notes.
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''':
The Death of the Author]]. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what audience treats the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.
* '''Reconstructed''': While stories can take on meaning beyond what the author intended, that they emerge from the writing is due to conscious or subconscious effort from the writer. Someone can create a simple work and intend
as it to be simple, and it could have deeper meaning, and they can both be right.was written: JustForFun.
* '''Enforced''': WildMassGuessing, EpilepticTrees, FauxSymbolism



* '''Parodied''': A [[IKEAErotica badly-written]] PornWithoutPlot {{Fanfiction}} is the subject of an English assignment and has its own Spark Notes.
* '''Averted''': The audience treats the story as it was written: JustForFun.
* '''Enforced''': WildMassGuessing, EpilepticTrees, FauxSymbolism



* '''Defied''': The audience takes the story in question completely at face value.

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* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': The audience takes the story in question completely at face value.



* '''Played For Laughs''': See "Parodied"

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* '''Played For Laughs''': See "Parodied"'''Deconstructed''': [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Death_of_the_Author The Death of the Author]]. Authorial intent has absolutely no bearing on what the story conveys. The story can only be considered on its own elements through outside non-authorial analysis. A simple work someone finds deeper meaning in is complex, regardless of the way the author saw it.
* '''Reconstructed''': While stories can take on meaning beyond what the author intended, that they emerge from the writing is due to conscious or subconscious effort from the writer. Someone can create a simple work and intend it to be simple, and it could have deeper meaning, and they can both be right.



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