A major synthesis and critique of interdisciplinary narrative theory
David Herman is a professor of English at North Carolina State University and an adjunct professor of linguistics at Duke University. He is the author of Universal Grammar and Narrative Form and the editor of Narratologies: New Perspectives on Narrative Analysis.
"This in-depth inquiry examines issues and complications involved in analysis of narrative. It is thoughtfully and clearly laid out ... Ideas ... are always carefully explained. Well documented with notes, extensive bibliography, and sound index, this volume is highly recommended for academic libraries serving serious students of narratology."--Choice.