09:33:08 PM Jan 7th 2014
Is there a purely literary equivalent to this trope, where instead the writing style conflicts with intended mood (ex. Dr. Seuss-esque description in an otherwise straight attempt of portraying Nazi ideology, or extravagant Purple Prose used to convey eating Cinnamon Toast Crunch).
09:19:30 AM May 11th 2011
I don't really get this trope. When was it ever implied there would be a connection between art style and mood? Who decides what's dissonant and assonant?