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Walter de Gruyter

English - 468 pages - ISBN-10: 3110202441 - ISBN-13: 9783110202441

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Theorizing Narrativity is a collective work by an international array of leading specialists in narrative theory. It provides new perspectives on the nature of narrative, genre theory, narrative semiotics and communication theory. Most contributions center on the specificity of literary fiction, but each chapter investigates a different dimension of narrativity with many issues dealt with in innovative ways (including oral storytelling, the law, video games, causality, intertextuality and the theory of reading). There are chapters by Gerald Prince on narrativehood and narrativity, Meir Sternberg on the narrativity of the law-code, Werner Wolf on chance and Peter H�hn on eventfulness in fiction, Jukka Tyrkk� on kaleidoscope narratives, Marie-Laure Ryan on transfictionality and computer games, Ansgar N�nning and Roy Sommer as well as Monika Fludernik on the narrativity of drama, Beatriz Penas on (non)standard narrativities, David Rudrum on narrativity and performativity, Michael Toolan on textual guidance, John Pier on causality and retrospection, and Jos� �ngel Garc�a Landa on retelling and represented narrations.

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Zoey Craig

Could not let the book down Sure not a literary master piece, but as one of the reviewers stated, it will keep you turning the pages.

John Johnson

Good book this is my3 time read it love

Kelly Mercado

It was damn awesome, sweet, the way of describing the romance was just marvellous

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