Manfred Jahn   
Poems, Plays, and Prose: A Guide to the Theory of Literary Genres

PPP is a collection of tutorials on the theory of literary genres. The documents include exercises and case studies. Together, they print out to around 180 pages.


PPP is based on the following genre taxonomy (adapted from Chatman 1990: 115). Highlighted items are clickable.



The following bookmarks are Work in Progress and may not all be clickable. Feel free to try some anyway!
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