narratology
noun Date: 1976 the study of structure in narratives • narratological adjectivenarratologist noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • narratology — [nar΄ə täl′ə jē] n. the theory and critical study of narrative forms in literature * * * ▪ literary theory       in literary theory, the study of narrative structure. Narratology looks at what narratives have in common and what makes one… …   Universalium

  • narratology — [nar΄ə täl′ə jē] n. the theory and critical study of narrative forms in literature …   English World dictionary

  • Narratology — For the ludology vs. narratology debates of cultural meaning in video games, see Game studies#Humanities. Narratology denotes both the theory and the study of narrative and narrative structure and the ways that these affect our perception.[1]… …   Wikipedia

  • narratology — noun The study of narrative structure …   Wiktionary

  • narratology — n. study of narrative s structure …   English contemporary dictionary

  • narratology — noun the branch of knowledge or criticism concerned with the structure and function of narrative. Derivatives narratological adjective narratologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • narratology — nar·ra·tol·o·gy …   English syllables

  • narratology — /nærəˈtɒlədʒi/ (say naruh toluhjee) noun the study of narrative, including its structure, history, and aesthetic. –narratologist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Digital narratology — is the study of narratology in the new media forms that have arisen with the advent of computer technology. This area of study looks at hypertext novels such as Victory Garden by Stuart Moulthrop, network fiction (online) such as 253 (book) by… …   Wikipedia

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