Sequence Plot How is the information organized? Is there a particular reason for this? What are the advantages and drawbacks of choosing this form of organization?
Given all this information on Eva Peron and the life she led, suggest an alternative angle that might give greater insight into the person that she truly was
What evidence can you find to support your views? Biographies have been written on people from various sectors in society, from entertainers to politicians priests to terrorists. How do biographers choose their subjects? Suggest a few criteria and justify your ideas. Recap of 3Fs - Biography
1. Interview- interpersonal interaction
2. Pictures, images and photos- concrete artefacts ( documentary)
Passive voice- Objectivity? Victim of circumstance or master of destiny?
Connectors to show sequence and logic
Organisational principle- subheadings to highlight focus areas
Assess how each form has advantages and limitations in sustaining and developing a viable angle in a biography Consider the impact of narrative patterning in the writing of biographies, eg flashbacks, foreshadowing, in medias res, starting at the ending, circular mode of reference to closure at start and vice versa.