In Praise of Exposition
by Thomas Flight
Exposition tends to get a bad rap, but it’s a necessary part of storytelling. In this video essay, Thomas Flight catalogues some of the techniques writers use to present exposition, using examples to illustrate why sometimes exposition blends in and other times it sticks out like a sore thumb.
video essay by Thomas Flight
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