A Companion to Narrative Theory, Hardback Book


The 35 original essays in A Companion to Narrative Theory constitute the best available introduction to this vital and contested field of humanistic enquiry. * Comprises 35 original essays written by leading figures in the field * Includes contributions from pioneers in the field such as Wayne C.

Booth, Seymour Chatman, J. Hillis Miller and Gerald Prince * Represents all the major critical approaches to narrative and investigates and debates the relations between them * Considers narratives in different disciplines, such as law and medicine * Features analyses of a variety of media, including film, music, and painting * Designed to be of interest to specialists, yet accessible to readers with little prior knowledge of the field


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 592 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Category: Literary studies: general
  • ISBN: 9781405114769



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