Where/When is the Origin Spot of a Political Narrative? If so, where/what/who is this point? Have political narratives been used through history? In other words, the use of stories in creating a nation, a government, a historical figures … through history. Perhaps the story device is not a new device for creating political narratives throughout […]
The Caretaker’s Suite and Boiler Room of a New York Hotel, 1950s (1/12, 2016) – Darryl Audette _____________________________________________ Application of Screenwriting Technique to Political Narrative John Fraim Over the years, methods of storytelling have changed to reflect the technology of their time. The most advanced form of storytelling is screenwriting. Its methods and techniques are […]
(Click on YouTube link at bottom of this post to listen to Art of Noise music to read this post by) I read an interesting review of a book titled Propaganda and the American Revolution (see bottom of this post).At the time of the revolution, there was much propaganda in pamphlets like Common Sense. Other media elements […]
Senator Susan Collins’ Speech Like everything else today, the idea of greatness wears political labels. What is great to one of the political parties is base to the other party. Within this environment, is it still possible for great speeches from our political leaders? Susan Collins, the Republican Senator from Maine, came on national television […]
American culture has always been based on that continual clash between its two founding ideals in freedom and equality. They are two ideals that represent the grand symbolism of the world in the Masculine and Feminine genders and archetypes. The continual battle of symbols is the true key to the greatness of the nation. Not necessarily […]
DSA / A Political Consulting Firm Screenplay / Series / Novel John Fraim http://www.midnightoilstudios.org “Somewriters have so confounded society with government, as to leave little or no distinction between them; whereas they are not only different, but have different origins. Society is produced by our wants, and government by our wickedness; the former promotes our […]
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