Conventional devices do not connect the pieces in a multigenre paper, nor are the pieces always in chronological order.The multi-genre web, however, offers a lot more creative possibilities. What is the strongest image associated with that topic? You could use those words to help you decide what should be emphasized and repeated throughout your web. After you begin to read through your writing, circle or highlight language and images that might serve as strong repetitions. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Teacher, Theologian, and Fearless Martyr Madeleine Y. In addition, when we publish our writing on the web, we are sharing our ideas, our feelings, our thinking with others, which creates a web of human understanding. You'll need to be fully engaged in your research -- don't approach it as if you were on a scavenger hunt to find information to spit back in an "academic" paper, because you're not. You'll need to introduce the subject and anything you think the reader should know about you and/or your project before they read it. So are plays and diaries and cartoons and billboards. It's a collection of pieces written in a variety of genres, informed by your research on a particular subject, that presents one or (more likely) more perspectives on a research question or topic. You could write an editorial, a poem, a dialogue between characters, a letter, a debate.While a graduate student at UNH, I was fortunate enough to take Dr. The purpose of any paper is to explore and learn about a subject and to extend our thinking. You could include a collage, a poster, a book, a CD cover. But beware -- this should not be a haphazard collage of disjointed stuff; you must connect the genres and what they represent with a central, significant theme (a thesis). As you research, you'll need to consider an audience or audiences who would be interested in your topic, and you need to consider what genre/s would be effective for communicating with those audiences.What do I want to be able to say or express through this genre?If you can't answer that question, you are not ready to work on it. They had the option of utilizing multi-genre techniques or creating a traditional research paper. What appears here are excerpts from the chapters in those books. – Mark Twain: Universally Revered American Author Hannah C. Charles Darwin and Two Forms of Evolution The AP English students were tasked with exploring the connection between postmodernism, literature, and contemporary society. Utilizing their writing skills, they created a book-length final product.