Journal of fundamental and applied researches

2013. №4, pp. 047-050

Chistyakova Irina Yu. - Ph.D. (philology), Astrakhan State University, 410056, Russia, Astrakhan, 20a Tatishev st.,

In this article the author traces the history of the birth of the genre “interview”. Interview is analyzed in terms of the typology of speech-written interviews and oral public interviews. This genre is called the dominant genre of modern media. The author analyses exemplary interviews of recent times.

Key words: image rhetorician, interview, genre, interviewer, interviewee, conversation, maieutics