Storytelling and drama : exploring narrative episodes in plays / Hugo Bowles.

How do characters tell stories in plays and for what dramatic purpose? This volume provides the first systematic analysis of narrative episodes in drama from an interactional perspective, applying sociolinguistic theories of narrative and insights from conversation analysis to literary dialogue. The...

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Main Author: Bowles, Hugo.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2010.
Series:Linguistic approaches to literature ; v. 8.
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