For the specialist in the study of narrative structure, this is a solid and very perceptive exploration of the issues salient to the telling of a story-whatever the medium.
Narrative Theory Core Concepts and Critical Debates David Herman, James Phelan and Peter J. Rabinowitz, Brian Richardson, and Robyn Warhol
The Narrative Reader provides a comprehensive survey of theories of narrative from Plato to Post-Structuralism. The broad selection of texts demonstrate the extent to which narrative permeates the entire field of literature
A comprehensive collection of scholarly essays exploring the effects, use, and implications of narrative in children's literature from an international cast of contributing scholars
Narrative Theory: Core Concepts and Critical Debates (THEORY INTERPRETATION NARRATIV): DAVID HERMAN, JAMES PHELAN, PETER J. RABINOWITZ, BRIA...