This study guide will help you analyse the text “Braces” by Nick Werber. We will show you examples of elements in the text that will be relevant for your analysis. In these notes, we will focus on the summary, structure, characters, setting, narrator and point of view, language, themes and message.
Presentation of the text
Title: “Braces” (2016)
Author: Nick Werber
Genre: Short story
Nick Werber is a documentary filmmaker, writer, and advertising consultant. His short film “Reynaldo” won the United Nations Forest Film Award in 2013. Werber’s work in advertising includes campaigns for The Economist, Unilever, and Jose Cuervo, among others. Werber’s short story “Braces” won The Bath Short Story Award in 2016.
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