The Basic Types of Literary Conflict

  1. Man vs. Man
  2. Man vs. Self
  3. Man vs. Society
  4. Man vs. Nature or Snow
  5. Man vs. God(s)
  6. Man vs. Werewolf
  7. Man vs. a Guy Named Bill
  8. Man vs. a Man and a Woman
  9. A Large Man vs. a Medium-Sized Man
  10. Woman vs. Self
  11. Woman vs. Nature or Perhaps a Fire
  12. A Guy Named Bill vs. Werewolf
  13. Man vs. Planet of the Apes
  14. An Old Man vs. His Cell Phone
  15. Hunger vs. Sleep
  16. Man vs. Pants
  17. Woman vs. Pants
  18. Gender Nonconforming vs. Pants
  19. Everybody Hates Pants
  20. Batman v. Superman
  21. My Weed Smoking vs. My Career at Subway
  22. You vs. Me and Dupree
  23. Marbury v. Madison: Dawn of Justice