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The transformation of spatal experience in narrative discourse

  title={The transformation of spatal experience in narrative discourse},
  author={B. Howald},
  • B. Howald
  • Published 2011
  • Computer Science
  • This dissertation investigates the status of spatial information as a structural element of narratives of personal experience. Traditionally, event, temporal and rhetorical relation information are considered structural – i.e., minimally necessary to define local and textual elements of narrative discourse. However, while this information is readily apparent from surface linguistic forms, spatial information, and its status as structural, is less straightforward. To uncover correspondences… CONTINUE READING
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