René Goscinny Writing Styles in Asterix the Gaul

René Goscinny
This Study Guide consists of approximately 21 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Asterix the Gaul.
This section contains 906 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Asterix the Gaul Study Guide

Point of View

The point of view for this graphic novel is an omniscient third person narrator. The story is told from a point of view that is distant and distinct from the characters that participate in the action of the plot. There is an approximately equal amount of exposition and dialogue. Most of the story is actually displayed through the illustrations while a small amount of exposition and a small amount of dialogue helps the reader along. Without the illustrations, the reader would be very lost in the plot.

The point of view that is used provides much of the humor of the story since the reader is privy to foreknowledge that the characters do not have. The thoughts of many of the characters, as well as private conversations between certain characters, are provided and help to create anticipation for the plot to unfold. The events are seen...

(read more)

This section contains 906 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Asterix the Gaul Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Asterix the Gaul from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook