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The Merger of Classical and Postclassical Narratologies and the Consolidated Future of Narrative Theory

  title={The Merger of Classical and Postclassical Narratologies and the Consolidated Future of Narrative Theory},
  author={Roy Sommer},
The first decade of the twenty-first century has seen an unprecedented growth of interest in narrative and storytelling. While classical narratology was mostly regarded as the domain of a small group of structuralist scholars dedicated to narrativity, who sought to identify and classify universal structures and patterns shared by all verbal narratives, the various new or postclassical approaches to narratology have also been interested in non-verbal and non-fictional storytelling, audio-visual… 

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