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ERIC Number: EJ589319
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0163-853X
Person and Tense in Narrative Interpretation.
Segal, Erwin M.; Miller, Gregory; Hosenfeld, Carol; Mendelsohn, Aurora; Russell, William; Julian, James; Greene, Alyssa; Delphonse, Joseph
Discourse Processes, v24 n2-3 p271-307 1997
Shows that getting involved with a story is the primary dimension of story appreciation, and that different readers interact with the same story in different ways. Indicates that the first-person grammatical device invites readers to identify with the main character, but whether or not they do is a complex function of story properties, first-person character, and readers. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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