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Origin of naive realism
OTHER WORDS FROM naive realismnaive realist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for naive realism
He said many of them had trouble making the transition from stage realism to the more naturalistic demands of the screen.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was also an off-putting conflict between whimsy and realism.‘Peter Pan Live!’ Review: No Amount of Clapping Brings It to Life|Kevin Fallon|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Read too strictly, this would exclude highly inventive works of science fiction and fantasy because they lack realism.
Interpreted more broadly, the phrase loses meaning: what constitutes the necessary threshold of realism?
I was naive enough to assume that he would, at most, rob me.
Have your play display human nature as you know it, and realism without morbidness.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
Most of them have a smack of realism which shows that Donald has a serious aim in life, that of being a successful man.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
His sketches of everyday living are characterized by his human interest touch and his unique technique of realism at that time.
She is considered a writer of historical realism although originally she began writing as a romanticist.
In an era of sentimental and romantic writing, she dared to inject severe realism.